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], Dut poet (Long Live Joop Massaker)

Person of interestGeraldine Ferraro

Geraldine Ferraro, American Congresswoman (Rep-D-NY) and the 1st female vice-presidential nominee (1984), born in Newburgh, New York (d. 2011)

Congresswoman and 1st Female Vice-Presidential Nominee Geraldine Ferraro
Congresswoman and 1st Female Vice-Presidential Nominee
Geraldine Ferraro

1935 Highlights

About August 26, 1935

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo