Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Wednesday, 01 October 2014
1878 On this day in history albert Siklos, composer
1879 On June - 26 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 June - 26.
1887 On this day in history 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 Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, China, author (Good Earth-Nobel 1938) on June - 26.
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 On this day in history bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes)
1895 Jankel Adler, Polish painter on June - 26.
1896 1st movie theater in US opens, charging 10 cents for admission on June - 26.
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 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 this day in history england establishes Order of Merit
1902 On June - 26 m Wolf & L Carnera discovers asteroid #488 Kreusa
1902 Start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the 3 Garidebs" (BG) on this day in history.
1902 On June - 26 order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII
1902 Antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia) on this day in history.
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 First Grand Prix held at Le Mans on this day in history.
1906 On June - 26 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 June - 26.
1907 On June - 26 bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis