Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Wednesday, 27 May 2015
1878 On June - 26 albert Siklos, composer
1879 On this day in history ismael Pasha resigns as khedive of Egypt
1885 On this day in history andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac)
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 The birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist on this day in history.
1892 Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, China, author (Good Earth-Nobel 1938) on this day in history.
1893 "Big Bill" Broonzy, Miss, blues singer/guitarist (Blues by Broonzy) on this day in history.
1894 On June - 26 karl Benz of Germany receives US patent for gasoline-driven auto
1894 Bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes) on this day in history.
1895 On June - 26 jankel Adler, Polish painter
1896 On this day in history 1st movie theater in US opens, charging 10 cents for admission
1896 Louis CPR of Orleans, French duke (chosen king of Belgian), dies at 81 on June - 26.
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 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 June - 26 m Wolf & L Carnera discovers asteroid #488 Kreusa
1902 On June - 26 start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the 3 Garidebs" (BG)
1902 Order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII on June - 26.
1902 On June - 26 antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia)
1903 On June - 26 ashley Clarke, president (Venice in Peril Fund)
1904 On June - 26 the birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor
1904 Peter Lorre, Hungarian/US, actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers) on this day in history.
1905 Jack Longland, British director of education (Derbyshire) on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history first Grand Prix held at Le Mans
1906 On this day in history hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France)
1906 On this day in history stefan Andres, German writer (Wir sind Utopia)
1906 Alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76 on this day in history.
1907 On this day in history bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis