On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1933

Historical Events

  • Jan van Houten bicycles world record time (44,588 km)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ida Gotkovsky, French pianist, composer (Po√®me du feu), and teacher, born in Calais, France
1933 Highlights

About August 26, 1933

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 88 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo