About the day » Saturday August 7, 1926Calender converter

August 8, 1926 Next pagePrevious page August 6, 1926


Born on Saturday August 7, 1926
Died on Saturday August 7, 1926

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from August 7, 1926 at Delpher


Born on August 7

Died on August 7

Names that were popular for boys in 1926
  1. Johannes
  2. Jan
  3. Cornelis
  4. Hendrik
  5. Willem
  6. Petrus
  7. Gerrit
  8. Pieter
  9. Adrianus
  10. Jacobus
  11. Jacob
  12. Wilhelmus
  13. Antonius
  14. Gerardus
  15. Hendrikus
  16. Dirk
Names that were popular for girls in 1926
  1. Maria
  2. Johanna
  3. Anna
  4. Cornelia
  5. Wilhelmina
  6. Elisabeth
  7. Adriana
  8. Catharina
  9. Hendrika
  10. Petronella
  11. Jacoba
  12. Geertruida
  13. Helena
  14. Aaltje
  15. Grietje
  16. Mary

Source: Wikipedia Historical events 1926
  • Koningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from August 4, 1925 to March 8, 1926 the cabinet Colijn I, with Dr. H. Colijn (ARP) as prime minister.
  • In The Netherlands , there was from March 8, 1926 to August 10, 1929 the cabinet De Geer I, with Jonkheer mr. D.J. de Geer (CHU) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 7.4 million citizens.
  • January 8 » Crown Prince Nguyễn Phúc Vĩnh Thuỵ ascends the throne to become the last monarch of Vietnam.
  • May 9 » Admiral Richard E. Byrd and Floyd Bennett claim to have flown over the North Pole (later discovery of Byrd's diary appears to cast some doubt on the claim.)
  • May 18 » Evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson disappears in Venice, California.
  • July 23 » Fox Film buys the patents of the Movietone sound system for recording sound onto film.
  • September 8 » Germany is admitted to the League of Nations.
  • December 17 » Antanas Smetona assumes power in Lithuania as the 1926 coup d'état is successful.
Weather August 7, 1926

The temperature on August 7, 1926 was between 8.6 °C and 18.7 °C and averaged 14.4 °C. There was 8.4 mm of rain. There was 5.3 hours of sunshine (35%). The average windspeed was 3 Bft (moderate breeze) and was prevailing from the west.

Source: KNMI