Wednesday, April 26, 2017
This is 116th day of the year and 249 days remain in the year.
The German Luftwaffe (air force) destroyed the Spanish town of Guernica.
Tanganyika and Zanzibar joined to form Tanzania.
The first multi-racial elections were held in South Africa.
April 26 BirthdaysJohn James Audubon Pronunciation: [ô´dubon]
1785–1851, American ornithologist, b. Les Cayes, Santo Domingo (now Haiti).
Channing Tatum actor, model, dancer
Eugène Delacroix painter
Frederick Law Olmsted landscape architect
I. M. Pei architect
Carol Burnett comedienne
Ma Rainey blues musician