Historical Events For June - 26
Thursday, 23 March 2017
1878 On June - 26 albert Siklos, composer
1879 On this day in history 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 this day in history anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist
1891 Heinrich Lemacher, composer on this day in history.
1892 On this day in history the birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist
1892 On this day in history pearl Sydenstricker Buck, China, author (Good Earth-Nobel 1938)
1893 On June - 26 "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 On this day in history bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes)
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 June - 26 viola Dana, Brooklyn, actress (Willow Tree, 40 Winks, Silent Lover)
1898 On June - 26 the birth of Willi Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1898 On this day in history willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer
1900 On June - 26 dr Walter Reed begins research that beats Yellow Fever
1900 On this day in history joseph E A "Jo" Spier, Dutch cartoonist/water color painter
1901 Stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history peter Lorre, Hungarian/US, actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers)
1905 On this day in history jack Longland, British director of education (Derbyshire)
1906 On this day in history first Grand Prix held at Le Mans
1906 On this day in history hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France)
1906 On this day in history 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