On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1931

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Lou Gehrig hits a HR but is called out for passing a runner, mistake costs him AL home run crown; he & Babe Ruth tie for season

Baseball Player Lou Gehrig
Baseball Player
Lou Gehrig

1931 Highlights

About April 26, 1931

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus