What Happened on July 26, 1934

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Gilbert, British composer (Treatment of Silence; Moonfaring}, and academic, born in London, England
  • Ken Pogue, Canadian actor (Adderly, Katts and Dog), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2015)
  • Mauri, Spanish soccer midfielder (5 caps; Athletic Bilbao 246 games), born in Gernika, Spain (d. 2022)

Famous Deaths

  • Winsor McCay, American cartoonist (Little Nemo), dies at 63
1934 Highlights

About July 26, 1934

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo