On This Day

What Happened on June 26, 1927

Historical Events

  • Comet 7P/Pons-Winnecke approaches within 0.0394 AUs of Earth
  • The Cyclone roller coaster opens on Coney Island

Famous Birthdays

  • Leslie Carpenter, British publishing executive and CEO (Reed International)
1927 Highlights

About June 26, 1927

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer