Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Monday, 20 October 2014
1878 Albert Siklos, composer on June - 26.
1879 Ismael Pasha resigns as khedive of Egypt on this day in history.
1885 On June - 26 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 this day in history.
1891 On June - 26 heinrich Lemacher, composer
1892 On this day in history the birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist
1892 On June - 26 pearl Sydenstricker Buck, China, author (Good Earth-Nobel 1938)
1893 On this day in history "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 June - 26 bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes)
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 On this day in history 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 On June - 26 the birth of Willi Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1898 On June - 26 willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1900 Dr Walter Reed begins research that beats Yellow Fever on June - 26.
1900 On this day in history joseph E A "Jo" Spier, Dutch cartoonist/water color painter
1901 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1902 Antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia) on this day in history.
1903 Ashley Clarke, president (Venice in Peril Fund) on this day in history.
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 June - 26.
1905 On this day in history jack Longland, British director of education (Derbyshire)
1906 On this day in history first Grand Prix held at Le Mans
1906 Hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France) on June - 26.
1906 On June - 26 stefan Andres, German writer (Wir sind Utopia)
1906 On June - 26 alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76
1907 On this day in history bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis