Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Saturday, 25 June 2016
1878 On June - 26 albert Siklos, composer
1879 On June - 26 ismael Pasha resigns as khedive of Egypt
1885 On this day in history andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac)
1886 Margaretha C E "Greta" Beekman, actress (Wrong Poes) on this day in history.
1887 On June - 26 anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist
1891 Heinrich Lemacher, composer on June - 26.
1892 On this day in history the birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist
1892 Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, China, author (Good Earth-Nobel 1938) on this day in history.
1893 "Big Bill" Broonzy, Miss, blues singer/guitarist (Blues by Broonzy) on this day in history.
1894 On June - 26 karl Benz of Germany receives US patent for gasoline-driven auto
1894 Bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes) on June - 26.
1895 Jankel Adler, Polish painter on June - 26.
1896 On June - 26 1st movie theater in US opens, charging 10 cents for admission
1896 On June - 26 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 On June - 26 the birth of Willi Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
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 Stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo) on June - 26.
1902 On this day in history england establishes Order of Merit
1902 M Wolf & L Carnera discovers asteroid #488 Kreusa on this day in history.
1902 On June - 26 start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the 3 Garidebs" (BG)
1902 Order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII on June - 26.
1902 Antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia) on this day in history.
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 June - 26.
1906 First Grand Prix held at Le Mans on this day in history.
1906 On June - 26 hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France)
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 Bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis on this day in history.