Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Friday, 31 July 2015
1878 On this day in history albert Siklos, composer
1879 Ismael Pasha resigns as khedive of Egypt on June - 26.
1885 On June - 26 andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac)
1886 On this day in history 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 The birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist on June - 26.
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 June - 26.
1894 On this day in history bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes)
1895 On June - 26 jankel Adler, Polish painter
1896 On June - 26 1st movie theater in US opens, charging 10 cents for admission
1896 On June - 26 louis CPR of Orleans, French duke (chosen king of Belgian), dies at 81
1897 On this day in history viola Dana, Brooklyn, actress (Willow Tree, 40 Winks, Silent Lover)
1898 The birth of Willi Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer on June - 26.
1898 Willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history dr Walter Reed begins research that beats Yellow Fever
1900 On this day in history joseph E A "Jo" Spier, Dutch cartoonist/water color painter
1901 On June - 26 stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo)
1902 On this day in history england establishes Order of Merit
1902 M Wolf & L Carnera discovers asteroid #488 Kreusa on June - 26.
1902 Start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the 3 Garidebs" (BG) on June - 26.
1902 Order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII on June - 26.
1902 On June - 26 antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia)
1903 Ashley Clarke, president (Venice in Peril Fund) on this day in history.
1904 The birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor on June - 26.
1904 On this day in history peter Lorre, Hungarian/US, actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers)
1905 On this day in history jack Longland, British director of education (Derbyshire)
1906 First Grand Prix held at Le Mans on June - 26.
1906 On June - 26 hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France)
1906 Stefan Andres, German writer (Wir sind Utopia) on this day in history.
1906 Alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76 on June - 26.
1907 On this day in history bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis