On This Day

September 16, 1926 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • -22] Hurricane in Florida & Alabama, kills 372
  • Italian-Romanian peace treaty signed
  • Philip Dunning & George Abbott's "Broadway" premieres in NYC

Birthdays in History

  • John Knowles, American writer (Morning in Antibes), born in Fairmont, West Virginia (d. 2001)
  • Robert Schuller, American Christian televangelist (Glass Cathedral, Hour of Power), born in Alton, Iowa (d. 2015)

Deaths in History

  • Rudolf C Eucken, German philosopher (Nobel 1908), dies at 80
1926 in History