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Historical Events Happened In April - 26

Tuesday, 30 June 2015

1920  H Shapley & H.D. Curtis hold "great debate" on nature of nebulae on this day in history.  

1920  H Shapley & H D Curtis hold "great debate" on nature of nebulae on this day in history.  

1921  On this day in history u.S. Naval Detachment left Yugoslavia after administering area around Spalato for 2 years to guarantee transfer of area from Austria to new country  

1922  Hans Sommer, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.  

1923  On this day in history english prince Albert (George VI) marries lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon  

1924  On this day in history josef Labor, composer, dies at 82  

1925  Pulitzer prize awarded to Edna Ferber for "So big" on April - 26.  

1926  Karachai Autonomous Region established in RSFSR (until 1943) on this day in history.  

1926  Germany & Russia sign neutrality/peace treaty on April - 26.  

1928  Madame Tussaud's waxwork exhibition opens in London on April - 26.  

1929  On April - 26 the first non-stop England to India flight lands  

1929  1st non-stop England to India flight lands on April - 26.  

1931  On April - 26 lou Gehrig hits a HR but is called out for passing a runner, the mistake costs him AL home run crown; he & Babe Ruth tie for season  

1931  Lou Gehrig hits a HR but is called out for passing a runner, mistake costs him AL home run crown; he & Babe Ruth tie for season on this day in history.  

1932  Jean Anouilh's "L'Ermine," premieres in Paris on April - 26.  

1932  On this day in history bill Lockwood, cricketer (43 wickets in 12 Tests for England), dies  

1933  The birth of Carol Burnett, American actress on April - 26.  

1933  Jewish students are barred from school in Germany on this day in history.  

1935  On this day in history frank Boucher is given the NHL's Lady Byng Trophy for sportsmanship permanently for winning it 7 of 11 years  

1935  Frank Boucher is given NHL's Lady Byng Trophy for sportsmanship permanently for winning it 7 of 11 years on April - 26.  

1936  Dmitri Shostakovitch completes his 4th Symphony on this day in history.  

1936  Tammany Young, American actor (b.1886) on April - 26.  

1937  German-made planes destroy Basque town of Guernica in Spain on April - 26.  

1937  German-made planes destroy Basque town of Guernica in Spain. The massacre is later painted by Picasso on this day in history.  

1937  On April - 26 german Luftwaffe destroys Basque town of Guernica in Spain  

1938  On this day in history mandatory registration of all property held by Jews inside the Reich, valued Jewish property is to be seized within Greater Germany at a value of approximately eight billion Reichmarks.  

1938  On this day in history austrian Jews required to register property above 5,000 Reichsmarks  

1938  On this day in history edmund Husserl, German philosopher (study of phenomenon), dies at 79  

1940  Carl Bosch, German chemist (BASF, IG Farben, Nobel 1931), dies at 65 on this day in history.  

1941  On this day in history y Vaisala discovers asteroid #2091 Sampo  

1941  A tradition begins, 1st organ at a baseball stadium (Chicago Cubs) on April - 26.  

1941  On this day in history jean Demoor, Belgian physician/physiologist/educationalist, dies at 74  

1942  On April - 26 colliery explosion kills 1,549 at Honkeiko Manchuria  

1942  On April - 26 coal mine explosion kills 1,549 at Honkeiko Manchuria  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 26

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1319  On April - 26 birth of jean II, the Good, king of France (1350-64)  

1538  Giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato) was born on April - 26.  

1564  On this day in history birth of william Shakespeare, Stratford-on-Avon England, playwright (Hamlet)  

1567  Nicolas Forme, composer was born on this day in history.  

1573  Marie de'Medici, Queen of France was born on April - 26.  

1603  Francesco Nigetti, composer was born on April - 26.  

1637  On this day in history birth of philip J van Lichtenbergh, Governor of Suriname, baptized  

1648  On this day in history birth of pedro II, King of Portugal (1683-1706)  

Famous Deaths In April - 26

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0757  Stephen II, Pope (752-57), dies on April - 26.  

1192  Death of Emperor Go-Shirakawa of Japan (b. 1127) on April - 26.  

1196  On April - 26 alfonso II, King of Aragon (1162-96), dies  

1444  Robert Campin, South Neth painter/porter of Doornik, dies at about 65 on this day in history.  

1476  On April - 26 death of simonetta Vespucci, inspiration of Botticelli (b.1453)  

1478  On April - 26 death of giuliano de' Medici, Medeheerser of Florence, murdered at about 24  

1489  On this day in history death of ashikaga Yoshihisa, Japanese shogun (b. 1465)  

1558  Jean Francois Fernel, French physician, dies on this day in history.