Historical Events For June - 26
Tuesday, 21 February 2017
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 June - 26.
1886 On June - 26 margaretha C E "Greta" Beekman, actress (Wrong Poes)
1887 On this day in history anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist
1891 On this day in history heinrich Lemacher, composer
1892 The birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist on this day in history.
1892 Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, China, author (Good Earth-Nobel 1938) on June - 26.
1893 On this day in history "Big Bill" Broonzy, Miss, blues singer/guitarist (Blues by Broonzy)
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 this day in history 1st movie theater in US opens, charging 10 cents for admission
1896 Louis CPR of Orleans, French duke (chosen king of Belgian), dies at 81 on June - 26.
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 June - 26.
1898 On June - 26 willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1900 On this day in history dr Walter Reed begins research that beats Yellow Fever
1900 Joseph E A "Jo" Spier, Dutch cartoonist/water color painter on this day in history.
1901 On June - 26 stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo)
1902 On June - 26 england establishes Order of Merit
1902 On this day in history m Wolf & L Carnera discovers asteroid #488 Kreusa
1902 Start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the 3 Garidebs" (BG) on June - 26.
1902 Order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII on June - 26.
1902 On June - 26 antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia)
1903 Ashley Clarke, president (Venice in Peril Fund) on this day in history.
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 June - 26 jack Longland, British director of education (Derbyshire)
1906 First Grand Prix held at Le Mans on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France)
1906 On June - 26 stefan Andres, German writer (Wir sind Utopia)
1906 On June - 26 alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76
1907 On June - 26 bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis