Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Sunday, 26 October 2014
1878 On June - 26 albert Siklos, composer
1879 On this day in history ismael Pasha resigns as khedive of Egypt
1885 Andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac) on this day in history.
1886 Margaretha C E "Greta" Beekman, actress (Wrong Poes) on this day in history.
1887 On June - 26 anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist
1891 Heinrich Lemacher, composer on June - 26.
1892 On June - 26 the birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist
1892 On this day in history pearl Sydenstricker Buck, China, author (Good Earth-Nobel 1938)
1893 "Big Bill" Broonzy, Miss, blues singer/guitarist (Blues by Broonzy) on this day in history.
1894 Karl Benz of Germany receives US patent for gasoline-driven auto on June - 26.
1894 Bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes) on June - 26.
1895 On June - 26 jankel Adler, Polish painter
1896 1st movie theater in US opens, charging 10 cents for admission on this day in history.
1896 On June - 26 louis CPR of Orleans, French duke (chosen king of Belgian), dies at 81
1897 Viola Dana, Brooklyn, actress (Willow Tree, 40 Winks, Silent Lover) on June - 26.
1898 On June - 26 the birth of Willi Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1898 Willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer on this day in history.
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 Stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo) on this day in history.
1902 On June - 26 england establishes Order of Merit
1902 On this day in history m Wolf & L Carnera discovers asteroid #488 Kreusa
1902 On June - 26 start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the 3 Garidebs" (BG)
1902 On this day in history order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII
1902 On June - 26 antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia)
1903 Ashley Clarke, president (Venice in Peril Fund) on June - 26.
1904 On this day in history 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 June - 26.
1906 On June - 26 first Grand Prix held at Le Mans
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 On this day in history alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76
1907 On this day in history bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis