On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1930

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Hack Wilson hits his 44th HR, breaks Chuck Klein's NL record

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Solomon, cricketer (WI batsman of 50's Cap fell on wkt v Aust)

Famous Deaths

  • Lon Chaney Jr, American actor (Thunder, Big City, Unholy 3), dies at 47