Historical Events For November - 26
Tuesday, 21 November 2017
1861 At Wheeling, a convention adopts a constitution for new state West Virginia on this day in history.
1861 On November - 26 west Virginia created as a result of dispute over slavery with Virg
1862 Mark A Stein, archaeologist on November - 26.
1863 -Dec 2] Mine Run campaign, VA on November - 26.
1864 Confederate troops vacate Sandersville Georgia on November - 26.
1864 Herman Gorter, Dutch socialist/poet (May, Tiny Hero's Poem) on this day in history.
1865 Alice in Wonderland published on this day in history.
1865 "Alice in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll published in US on November - 26.
1865 Earl Ross Drake, composer on this day in history.
1866 On November - 26 adrien Francois Servais, composer, dies at 59
1867 The first ever woman to vote in a British election casts her vote, due to a mistake in the electoral register on this day in history.
1867 On November - 26 refrigerated railroad car patented by JB Sutherland of Detroit
1868 1st baseball game played in enclosed field in SF, at 25th & Folsom on this day in history.
1874 Edmond Fleg[enheimer], Swiss/French author (Ecoute Israel) on November - 26.
1876 On this day in history bart A van der Leck, Dutch painter (Style)
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 On November - 26 1st meteor photograph
1885 On this day in history thomas Andrews, Irish physicist/chemist (ozone), dies at 71
1888 Franz Jung, writer on November - 26.
1892 On this day in history joe Guyon, NFL halfback (Canton, Cleveland, Oorang, Rock I, etc)
1894 On this day in history king Lafia "Absalamu" of Nikki signs accord with France
1894 Norbert Wiener, US, mathematician/discovered cybernetics on November - 26.
1895 On this day in history hawaiian Sugar Planters Association formed
1895 Hawaiian Sugar Planters Assn forms on November - 26.
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 November - 26.
1898 On November - 26 -27) Snow/ice storm over US; 455 die
1901 Philippus J Idenburg, Dutch statistician on this day in history.
1902 On November - 26 alberto Morin, PR, actor (Armando-Dallas)
1905 On this day in history george Emlyn Williams, Wales, actor/playwright (David Copperfield)
1906 On November - 26 sandro Fuga, composer