Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Tuesday, 31 March 2015
1878 On June - 26 albert Siklos, composer
1879 Ismael Pasha resigns as khedive of Egypt on June - 26.
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 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 June - 26.
1894 Bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes) on this day in history.
1895 On June - 26 jankel Adler, Polish painter
1896 1st movie theater in US opens, charging 10 cents for admission on June - 26.
1896 On June - 26 louis CPR of Orleans, French duke (chosen king of Belgian), dies at 81
1897 On this day in history viola Dana, Brooklyn, actress (Willow Tree, 40 Winks, Silent Lover)
1898 On June - 26 the birth of Willi Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1898 On June - 26 willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1900 Dr Walter Reed begins research that beats Yellow Fever on June - 26.
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 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 Start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the 3 Garidebs" (BG) on June - 26.
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 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 this day in history.
1906 On this day in history hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France)
1906 Stefan Andres, German writer (Wir sind Utopia) on June - 26.
1906 On this day in history alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76
1907 On June - 26 bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis