Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Wednesday, 25 November 2015
1878 On June - 26 albert Siklos, composer
1879 Ismael Pasha resigns as khedive of Egypt on June - 26.
1885 Andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac) on June - 26.
1886 Margaretha C E "Greta" Beekman, actress (Wrong Poes) on this day in history.
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 Bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes) on this day in history.
1895 Jankel Adler, Polish painter on this day in history.
1896 On June - 26 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 Viola Dana, Brooklyn, actress (Willow Tree, 40 Winks, Silent Lover) on this day in history.
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 Dr Walter Reed begins research that beats Yellow Fever on June - 26.
1900 Joseph E A "Jo" Spier, Dutch cartoonist/water color painter on this day in history.
1901 Stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo) on this day in history.
1902 On June - 26 england establishes Order of Merit
1902 On June - 26 m Wolf & L Carnera discovers asteroid #488 Kreusa
1902 On June - 26 start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the 3 Garidebs" (BG)
1902 On this day in history order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII
1902 Antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia) on June - 26.
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 June - 26.
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 Hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France) on June - 26.
1906 On June - 26 stefan Andres, German writer (Wir sind Utopia)
1906 Alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76 on June - 26.
1907 On this day in history bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis