On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Webb, British fleet street editor and journalist (Press Association) (d. 2013)
  • Jonathan Tod, British Vice-Admiral (Royal Navy)
  • Phillip R. Allen, American stage and screen actor (Hardy Boys Mysteries - "Harry"; Star Trek III - "Captain Esteban"), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2012)
  • Stuart Sutherland, British psychologist, educator (Sussex University), and writer (Breakdown) (d. 1998)
1939 Highlights

About March 26, 1939

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 82 years and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries