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, American-Canadian jazz and easy listening pianist, vibraphonist and film score composer ("The Homecoming"), born in Angola, Indiana (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? 85 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces