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

  • Jerry Schatzberg, American photographer (Vogue, Esquire) and film director (The Panic in Needle Park; Scarecrow; The Seduction of Joe Tynan), born in the Bronx, NYC
  • Leslie Carpenter, British publishing executive and CEO (Reed International)
Born in 1927

About June 26, 1927

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer