Historical Events For June - 26
Friday, 24 November 2017
1878 On June - 26 albert Siklos, composer
1879 Ismael Pasha resigns as khedive of Egypt on June - 26.
1885 On this day in history andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac)
1886 On this day in history margaretha C E "Greta" Beekman, actress (Wrong Poes)
1887 On this day in history anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist
1891 On June - 26 heinrich Lemacher, composer
1892 On June - 26 the birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist
1892 On June - 26 pearl Sydenstricker Buck, China, author (Good Earth-Nobel 1938)
1893 On June - 26 "Big Bill" Broonzy, Miss, blues singer/guitarist (Blues by Broonzy)
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 Jankel Adler, Polish painter on June - 26.
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 June - 26 viola Dana, Brooklyn, actress (Willow Tree, 40 Winks, Silent Lover)
1898 The birth of Willi Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1900 On this day in history dr Walter Reed begins research that beats Yellow Fever
1900 Joseph E A "Jo" Spier, Dutch cartoonist/water color painter on this day in history.
1901 Stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo) on June - 26.
1902 On June - 26 england establishes Order of Merit
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 Order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII on June - 26.
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 On this day in history the birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor
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 this day in history hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France)
1906 Stefan Andres, German writer (Wir sind Utopia) on this day in history.
1906 On June - 26 alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76
1907 On June - 26 bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis