The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2021. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1926
- February 13, 1926 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Tiger in Chinese astrology.
- March 14, 1926 – El Virilla train accident, Costa Rica: A train falls off a bridge over the Río Virilla between Heredia and Tibás. 248 are killed and 93 wounded.
- March 15, 1926 – The dictator Theodoros Pangalos is elected President of Greece without opposition.
- May 22, 1926 – Chiang Kai-shek replaces communists in Kuomintang, China.
- May 28, 1926 – The 28 May 1926 coup d'état: Ditadura Nacional is established in Portugal to suppress the unrest of the First Republic.
- June 28, 1926 – Mercedes-Benz is formed by Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Benz merging their two companies.
- August 6, 1926 – In New York City, the Warner Bros.' Vitaphone system premieres with the movie Don Juan starring John Barrymore.
- September 8, 1926 – Germany is admitted to the League of Nations.
- November 18, 1926 – George Bernard Shaw refuses to accept the money for his Nobel Prize, saying, “I can forgive Alfred Nobel for inventing dynamite, but only a fiend in human form could have invented the Nobel Prize.”
- November 25, 1926 – The deadliest November tornado outbreak in U.S. history strikes on Thanksgiving Day. Twenty-seven twisters of great strength are reported in the Midwest, including the strongest November tornado, an estimated F4, that devastates Heber Springs, Arkansas. There are 51 deaths in Arkansas alone, 76 deaths and over 400 injuries in all.
Who Were Born On 1926?
- January 6, 1926 – Pat Flaherty, American race car driver (d. 2002)
- January 14, 1926 – Frank Aletter, American actor (d. 2009)
- April 21, 1926 – Elizabeth II of The United Kingdom
- July 4, 1926 – Alfredo Di Stéfano, Argentinian-Spanish footballer and coach (d. 2014)
- July 9, 1926 – Ben Roy Mottelson, American-Danish physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate
- August 1, 1926 – George Hauptfuhrer, American basketball player and lawyer (d. 2013)
- August 6, 1926 – Frank Finlay, English actor
- September 21, 1926 – Noor Jehan, Pakistani actress and singer (d. 2000)
- October 28, 1926 – Bowie Kuhn, American lawyer and businessman (d. 2007)
- December 1, 1926 – Keith Michell, Australian actor