On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1943

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 120°F (49°C), Tishmoningo, Oklahoma (state record)
  • Otto Skorzeny's commando group arrives in Rome

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestMick Jagger

Mick Jagger, English rock vocalist (Rolling Stones), born in Dartford, Kent

Rock Star Mick Jagger
Rock Star
Mick Jagger
  • Peter Hyams, American film director (2010, Capricorn 1, Relic, Timecop), born in NYC, New York
  • Roger Smalley, British-Australian composer, born in Swinton, Lancashire (d. 2015)