On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1941

Historical Events

  • A tradition begins, 1st organ at a baseball stadium (Chicago Cubs)
  • Potatoes rationed in Holland

Famous Birthdays

  • John Mitchell, American classical composer, born in Hollywood, California

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Demoor, Belgian physician & physiologist, dies at 74
1941 Highlights

About April 26, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 80 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus