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Historical Events For March - 26

Thursday, 23 March 2017

1931  On this day in history iraq &Trans-Jordan sign peace treaty  

1931  On March - 26 new Delhi replaces Calcutta as capitol of British-Indies  

1931  On March - 26 iraq & Trans-Jordan sign peace treaty  

1932  Jean Cartan, composer, dies at 25 on March - 26.  

1934  Driving tests introduced in Britain on this day in history.  

1934  Grete Gulbransson, writer, dies at 51 on this day in history.  

1935  "RvJ" Mitchell &Major Sorley discuss armament of Spitfire fighter aircraft decide on 8 .303 machine guns on March - 26.  

1935  "RvJ" Mitchell & Mjr Sorley discuss armament of Spitfire on March - 26.  

1936  200" telescope lens shipped, Corning Glass Works, New York-Cal Tech on March - 26.  

1936  Mary Joyce ends a 1,000 mile trip by dog in Alaska on this day in history.  

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1936  On this day in history 1st parliamentary debate on NZ radio  

1937  On March - 26 joe DiMaggio takes Ty Cobb's advice &replace his 40 with 36 oz bat  

1937  Spinach growers of Crystal City TX, erect statue of Popeye on this day in history.  

1937  William H Hastie becomes first black federal judge (Virgin Islands) on this day in history.  

1937  Joe DiMaggio takes Ty Cobb's advice & replace his 40 with 36 oz bat on March - 26.  

1937  Albert Relf, cricketer (13 Tests for England 1903-14), commits suicide on March - 26.  

1938  On this day in history nBC radio performance of Howard Hanson's 3rd Symphony  

1940  On this day in history the birth of James Caan, American actor  

1940  Ernest Hemingway & Benjamin Glazer premiere in NYC on this day in history.  

1941  On March - 26 hMS YORK, lost Eastern Mediterranean, in Suda Bay, north Crete - badly damaged by Italian explosive motor boats, beached and later wrecked by bombing  

1942  On this day in history 20 tons of gelignite kills 21 in a stone quarry in Easton PA  

1942  ADM King becomes both Chief of Naval Operations and Commander, U.S. Fleet on March - 26.  

1942  On this day in history german offensive in North-Africa under Colonel-General Rommel  

1942  The first "Eichmann transport" to Auschwitz &Birkenau Camps on this day in history.  

1942  The first 700 Jews from Polish Lvov-district reach concentration camp Belzec on this day in history.  

1942  On this day in history 1st "Eichmann transport" to Auschwitz & Birkenau Camps  

1943  Battle of Komandorski Islands, Pacific Ocean on this day in history.  

1943  Second Lieutenant Moananui-a-Kiwi NGARIMU, 28th NZ (Maori) Battalion, won the Victoria Cross at Tebaga Gap, Tunisia on March - 26.  

1943  The first woman to receive air medal (US army nurse Elsie S Ott) on March - 26.  

1943  1st woman to receive air medal (US army nurse Elsie S Ott) on March - 26.  

1944  705 British bombers attack Essen on this day in history.  

1944  The birth of Diana Ross, American singer on March - 26.  

1945  British premier Churchill looks over at the Rhine (near Ginsberg) on this day in history.  

1945  Generals Eisenhower/Bradley/Patton attack at Remagen the Rhine on March - 26.  

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Famous Birthdays In March - 26

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1479  Vasili III, great prince of Moscow (1505-33)/son of Ivan III was born on March - 26.  

1516  On this day in history birth of conrad Gessner, Swiss naturalist (d. 1565)  

1554  Charles of Lorraine, Duke of Mayenne, French military leader (d. 1611) was born on March - 26.  

1577  Elisabeth of Nassau, daughter of Willem I & Charlotte of Bourbon was born on this day in history.  

1659  William Wollaston, Coton England, philosopher was born on this day in history.  

1671  On this day in history birth of giacomo Cesare Predieri, composer  

1684  Johann Graf, composer was born on March - 26.  

1698  On March - 26 birth of václav Prokop Diviš, Czech theologian and natural scientist (d. 1765)  

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Famous Deaths In March - 26

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0304  On March - 26 death of saint Emmanuel, Christian martyr killed under Diocletian  

0752  Stephen II, Catholic Pope (3/22-26/752), dies on March - 26.  

0809  On this day in history liudger, missionary/1st bishop of Munster/saint, dies at about 66  

1130  Death of King Sigurd I of Norway (b. ca. 1090) on March - 26.  

1212  On this day in history sancho I, King of Portugal (1185-1212), dies at 58  

1258  On March - 26 floris, the Guardian, count-regent of Holland, dies  

1350  Alfonso XI, King of Castile & Leon, dies on this day in history.  

1517  On this day in history death of heinrich Isaac, Flemish composer  

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