Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Sunday, 28 August 2016
1878 On June - 26 albert Siklos, composer
1879 On June - 26 ismael Pasha resigns as khedive of Egypt
1885 Andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac) on June - 26.
1886 On June - 26 margaretha C E "Greta" Beekman, actress (Wrong Poes)
1887 Anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist on June - 26.
1891 Heinrich Lemacher, composer on June - 26.
1892 On this day in history the birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist
1892 Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, China, author (Good Earth-Nobel 1938) on this day in history.
1893 On June - 26 "Big Bill" Broonzy, Miss, blues singer/guitarist (Blues by Broonzy)
1894 Karl Benz of Germany receives US patent for gasoline-driven auto on this day in history.
1894 Bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes) on June - 26.
1895 Jankel Adler, Polish painter on this day in history.
1896 1st movie theater in US opens, charging 10 cents for admission on June - 26.
1896 On this day in history louis CPR of Orleans, French duke (chosen king of Belgian), dies at 81
1897 On June - 26 viola Dana, Brooklyn, actress (Willow Tree, 40 Winks, Silent Lover)
1898 On June - 26 the birth of Willi Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1898 On June - 26 willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1900 On June - 26 dr Walter Reed begins research that beats Yellow Fever
1900 Joseph E A "Jo" Spier, Dutch cartoonist/water color painter on June - 26.
1901 On this day in history stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo)
1902 England establishes Order of Merit on June - 26.
1902 On this day in history m Wolf & L Carnera discovers asteroid #488 Kreusa
1902 Start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the 3 Garidebs" (BG) on June - 26.
1902 On June - 26 order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII
1902 On this day in history antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia)
1903 Ashley Clarke, president (Venice in Peril Fund) on June - 26.
1904 The birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor on this day in history.
1904 On June - 26 peter Lorre, Hungarian/US, actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers)
1905 On June - 26 jack Longland, British director of education (Derbyshire)
1906 First Grand Prix held at Le Mans on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France)
1906 Stefan Andres, German writer (Wir sind Utopia) on June - 26.
1906 Alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76 on June - 26.
1907 On this day in history bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis