Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Thursday, 08 October 2015
1878 Albert Siklos, composer on this day in history.
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 June - 26 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 this day in history.
1893 On June - 26 "Big Bill" Broonzy, Miss, blues singer/guitarist (Blues by Broonzy)
1894 On June - 26 karl Benz of Germany receives US patent for gasoline-driven auto
1894 On this day in history bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes)
1895 On this day in history jankel Adler, Polish painter
1896 1st movie theater in US opens, charging 10 cents for admission on June - 26.
1896 Louis CPR of Orleans, French duke (chosen king of Belgian), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1897 On June - 26 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 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 Stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo) on this day in history.
1902 England establishes Order of Merit on this day in history.
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 On this day in history order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII
1902 On June - 26 antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia)
1903 On June - 26 ashley Clarke, president (Venice in Peril Fund)
1904 The birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 Stefan Andres, German writer (Wir sind Utopia) on June - 26.
1906 Alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76 on June - 26.
1907 Bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis on this day in history.