Historical Events on December 26, 1940

About Dec 26, 1940

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 9 months and 23 days

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"The Philadelphia Story" film directed by George Cukor, based on the Broadway play of the same name and starring Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn, is released (Academy Awards Best Actor 1941)

  • 1st-class cricket debut of Arthur Morris, who scores 148
  • JA Fields/J Chodorov's "My Sister Eileen," premieres in NYC