April 3, 1926 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Italy establishes corp of force in order to break powerful unions

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Second flight of a liquid-fueled rocket by Robert Goddard

Rocket Pioneer Robert H. Goddard
Rocket Pioneer
Robert H. Goddard

Birthdays in History

  • Virgil Grissom, U.S. Air Force test pilot and NASA astronaut (Mercury-Redstone 4, Gemini 3, Apollo 1), born in Mitchell, Indiana (d. 1967)