On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1937

Historical Events

  • Christopher Isherwood and W. H. Auden's "Ascent of F6" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Hagood Hardy, Canadian musician and composer (d. 1997)
  • William Ferris, American composer and conductor (William Ferris Chorale, 1971-2000), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2000)
1937 Highlights

About February 26, 1937

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 84 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces