On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1935

Historical Events

  • CCC camp opens in Brecksville Reservation of Cleveland Metroparks

Famous Birthdays

  • Cornelis B. Vaandrager [Cor Vaan], Dutch poet (Long Live Joop Massaker)

Geraldine Ferraro

Geraldine Ferraro, American politician (US Representative from New York (D), 1979-85), and the 1st female vice-presidential nominee (1984), born in Newburgh, New York (d. 2011)

1935 Highlights

About August 26, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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