On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1926

Famous Birthdays

  • Michel Butor, French novelist and essayist, born in Mons-en-Baroeul (d. 2016)
  • Richard Elsasser, American composer and organist, born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1972)

Famous Deaths

  • Johan LE Dreyer, Danish astronomer (Catalog of Nebulae), dies at 74
1926 Highlights

About September 14, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo