On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1927

Famous Birthdays

  • B. V. [Balkrishna] Doshi, Indian architect (Pritzker Prize 2018), born in Pune, India
  • Francois Leydet, sierra club (Last Redwoods)
  • Sam Massell, (Mayor-Atlanta)

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Architect Frank Lloyd Wright (60) divorces artist Maude Noel after almost 4 years of marriage


1927 Highlights

About August 26, 1927

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 92 years, 11 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo