Historical Events For November - 26
Thursday, 25 May 2017
1861 At Wheeling, a convention adopts a constitution for new state West Virginia on this day in history.
1861 West Virginia created as a result of dispute over slavery with Virg on this day in history.
1862 On this day in history mark A Stein, archaeologist
1863 On November - 26 -Dec 2] Mine Run campaign, VA
1864 On November - 26 confederate troops vacate Sandersville Georgia
1864 On this day in history herman Gorter, Dutch socialist/poet (May, Tiny Hero's Poem)
1865 Alice in Wonderland published on this day in history.
1865 On November - 26 "Alice in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll published in US
1865 Earl Ross Drake, composer on this day in history.
1866 On November - 26 adrien Francois Servais, composer, dies at 59
1867 On November - 26 the first ever woman to vote in a British election casts her vote, due to a mistake in the electoral register
1867 Refrigerated railroad car patented by JB Sutherland of Detroit on November - 26.
1868 On this day in history 1st baseball game played in enclosed field in SF, at 25th & Folsom
1874 On November - 26 edmond Fleg[enheimer], Swiss/French author (Ecoute Israel)
1876 Bart A van der Leck, Dutch painter (Style) on this day in history.
1880 On November - 26 guilherme Antonio Cossoul, composer, dies at 52
1882 On this day in history otto T Freiherr von Manteuffel, premier of Prussia, dies
1883 Sojourner Truth, abolitionist/women's rights advocate, dies at 96 on November - 26.
1885 On November - 26 the first meteor photograph
1885 1st meteor photograph on this day in history.
1885 Thomas Andrews, Irish physicist/chemist (ozone), dies at 71 on November - 26.
1888 On November - 26 franz Jung, writer
1892 On November - 26 joe Guyon, NFL halfback (Canton, Cleveland, Oorang, Rock I, etc)
1894 On November - 26 king Lafia "Absalamu" of Nikki signs accord with France
1894 Norbert Wiener, US, mathematician/discovered cybernetics on this day in history.
1895 On this day in history hawaiian Sugar Planters Association formed
1895 On this day in history hawaiian Sugar Planters Assn forms
1895 Bertil Lindblad, Swedish astronomer (Milky Way system) on this day in history.
1896 1st large indoor football game, U of Chic beats U of Mich 7-6 on this day in history.
1898 -27) Snow/ice storm over US; 455 die on November - 26.
1901 Philippus J Idenburg, Dutch statistician on this day in history.
1902 Alberto Morin, PR, actor (Armando-Dallas) on this day in history.
1905 On November - 26 george Emlyn Williams, Wales, actor/playwright (David Copperfield)
1906 On this day in history sandro Fuga, composer