On This Day

What Happened on June 26, 1937

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Test cricket debut of Len Hutton v NZ at Lord's, scores 0 & 1

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Coleman Richardson, American physicist (Nobel 1996), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2013)
  • Sombat Metanee, Thai film actor and director, born in Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Mary Pickford (45) weds actor and band leader Charles Rogers (32)

Actress Mary Pickford
Mary Pickford

Famous Deaths

  • Adolf Erman, German Egyptologist (Grammar of Ancient Egypt), dies at 82