Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Monday, 22 December 2014
1878 Albert Siklos, composer on this day in history.
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 On June - 26 heinrich Lemacher, composer
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 this day in history "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 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 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 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 June - 26.
1902 On this day in history m Wolf & L Carnera discovers asteroid #488 Kreusa
1902 On this day in history start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the 3 Garidebs" (BG)
1902 On June - 26 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 The birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor on this day in history.
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 First Grand Prix held at Le Mans on June - 26.
1906 Hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France) on this day in history.
1906 On June - 26 stefan Andres, German writer (Wir sind Utopia)
1906 On this day in history alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76
1907 On this day in history bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis