On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Ally MacLeod, Scottish footballer and manager (d. 2004)
  • Francisco Kroepfl, Argentinian composer, born in TimiÈ™oara, Romania
  • Robert Novak 'the Prince of Darkness', American political columnist and news show host (CNN-Evans & Novak), born in Joliet, Illinois (d. 2009)

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Wallach, German chemist (Nobel 1910), dies at 83
1931 Highlights

About February 26, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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