Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Tuesday, 03 May 2016
1878 On June - 26 albert Siklos, composer
1879 Ismael Pasha resigns as khedive of Egypt on this day in history.
1885 Andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac) on June - 26.
1886 On June - 26 margaretha C E "Greta" Beekman, actress (Wrong Poes)
1887 On June - 26 anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist
1891 On June - 26 heinrich Lemacher, composer
1892 On this day in history the birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist
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 Karl Benz of Germany receives US patent for gasoline-driven auto on this day in history.
1894 Bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes) on this day in history.
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 The birth of Willi Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer on this day in history.
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 On June - 26 stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo)
1902 On June - 26 england establishes Order of Merit
1902 M Wolf & L Carnera discovers asteroid #488 Kreusa on this day in history.
1902 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the 3 Garidebs" (BG)
1902 Order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII on this day in history.
1902 On this day in history antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia)
1903 On June - 26 ashley Clarke, president (Venice in Peril Fund)
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 Hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France) on June - 26.
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 Bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis on June - 26.