Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Friday, 12 February 2016
1878 Albert Siklos, composer on June - 26.
1879 On June - 26 ismael Pasha resigns as khedive of Egypt
1885 On June - 26 andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac)
1886 Margaretha C E "Greta" Beekman, actress (Wrong Poes) on June - 26.
1887 Anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist on June - 26.
1891 Heinrich Lemacher, composer on June - 26.
1892 The birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist on June - 26.
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 On this day in history karl Benz of Germany receives US patent for gasoline-driven auto
1894 Bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes) on June - 26.
1895 On this day in history 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 Willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer on June - 26.
1900 Dr Walter Reed begins research that beats Yellow Fever on this day in history.
1900 Joseph E A "Jo" Spier, Dutch cartoonist/water color painter on June - 26.
1901 On this day in history stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo)
1902 On June - 26 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 Order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII on June - 26.
1902 Antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia) on June - 26.
1903 Ashley Clarke, president (Venice in Peril Fund) on this day in history.
1904 The birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor on this day in history.
1904 On June - 26 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 On June - 26 first Grand Prix held at Le Mans
1906 Hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France) on this day in history.
1906 Stefan Andres, German writer (Wir sind Utopia) on June - 26.
1906 On June - 26 alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76
1907 Bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis on this day in history.