Historical Events Happened In June - 26
Sunday, 01 February 2015
1878 On this day in history albert Siklos, composer
1879 Ismael Pasha resigns as khedive of Egypt on June - 26.
1885 On June - 26 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 The birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist on June - 26.
1892 On June - 26 pearl Sydenstricker Buck, China, author (Good Earth-Nobel 1938)
1893 On this day in history "Big Bill" Broonzy, Miss, blues singer/guitarist (Blues by Broonzy)
1894 On this day in history karl Benz of Germany receives US patent for gasoline-driven auto
1894 On June - 26 bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes)
1895 Jankel Adler, Polish painter on this day in history.
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 June - 26.
1898 On this day in history the birth of Willi Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1898 On June - 26 willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1900 On June - 26 dr Walter Reed begins research that beats Yellow Fever
1900 Joseph E A "Jo" Spier, Dutch cartoonist/water color painter on June - 26.
1901 Stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo) on June - 26.
1902 England establishes Order of Merit on June - 26.
1902 On June - 26 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 June - 26 order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII
1902 On June - 26 antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia)
1903 Ashley Clarke, president (Venice in Peril Fund) on June - 26.
1904 On June - 26 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 Hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France) on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history 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 June - 26.