Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Saturday, 20 September 2014
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 this day in history.
1886 On this day in history margaretha C E "Greta" Beekman, actress (Wrong Poes)
1887 Anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist on June - 26.
1891 Heinrich Lemacher, composer on June - 26.
1892 On this day in history the birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist
1892 On June - 26 pearl Sydenstricker Buck, China, author (Good Earth-Nobel 1938)
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 On June - 26 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 June - 26.
1897 On June - 26 viola Dana, Brooklyn, actress (Willow Tree, 40 Winks, Silent Lover)
1898 On this day in history the birth of Willi Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1898 On this day in history willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1900 On June - 26 dr Walter Reed begins research that beats Yellow Fever
1900 On June - 26 joseph E A "Jo" Spier, Dutch cartoonist/water color painter
1901 Stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo) on June - 26.
1902 England establishes Order of Merit on this day in history.
1902 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1903 Ashley Clarke, president (Venice in Peril Fund) on this day in history.
1904 The birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor on June - 26.
1904 On this day in history peter Lorre, Hungarian/US, actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers)
1905 On June - 26 jack Longland, British director of education (Derbyshire)
1906 On this day in history 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 Alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76 on this day in history.
1907 Bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis on June - 26.