On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1937

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Gavitt, American basketball coach, formed Basketball's Big East Conference (1979), born in Westerly, Rhode Island (d. 2011)

Famous Deaths

  • Józef Dowbór-Muśnicki, Polish general, serving with the Imperial Russian and then Polish armies, dies at 70