On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1926

Historical Events

  • National Broadcasting Company created by Radio Corporation of America
  • Train disaster at Wassenaar, Netherlands, 4 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Annie nee Becker Kriegel, historian
  • Jake Carey, American actor (Rock Rock Rock!, Go, Johnny, Go!), born in Pulaski, Virginia (d. 1997)
  • Yusuf al-Qaradawi, prominent Egypt Muslim cleric
1926 Highlights

About September 9, 1926

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo