Historical Events For November - 26
Saturday, 03 December 2016
1861 On November - 26 at Wheeling, a convention adopts a constitution for new state West Virginia
1861 West Virginia created as a result of dispute over slavery with Virg on November - 26.
1862 Mark A Stein, archaeologist on November - 26.
1863 On November - 26 -Dec 2] Mine Run campaign, VA
1864 Confederate troops vacate Sandersville Georgia on November - 26.
1864 Herman Gorter, Dutch socialist/poet (May, Tiny Hero's Poem) on November - 26.
1865 On this day in history alice in Wonderland published
1865 "Alice in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll published in US on November - 26.
1865 On this day in history earl Ross Drake, composer
1866 On this day in history adrien Francois Servais, composer, dies at 59
1867 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1868 1st baseball game played in enclosed field in SF, at 25th & Folsom on November - 26.
1874 Edmond Fleg[enheimer], Swiss/French author (Ecoute Israel) on November - 26.
1876 Bart A van der Leck, Dutch painter (Style) on November - 26.
1880 Guilherme Antonio Cossoul, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1882 Otto T Freiherr von Manteuffel, premier of Prussia, dies on November - 26.
1883 On November - 26 sojourner Truth, abolitionist/women's rights advocate, dies at 96
1885 On November - 26 the first meteor photograph
1885 On November - 26 1st meteor photograph
1885 On November - 26 thomas Andrews, Irish physicist/chemist (ozone), dies at 71
1888 Franz Jung, writer on this day in history.
1892 Joe Guyon, NFL halfback (Canton, Cleveland, Oorang, Rock I, etc) on November - 26.
1894 King Lafia "Absalamu" of Nikki signs accord with France on this day in history.
1894 On November - 26 norbert Wiener, US, mathematician/discovered cybernetics
1895 Hawaiian Sugar Planters Association formed on this day in history.
1895 On this day in history hawaiian Sugar Planters Assn forms
1895 On November - 26 bertil Lindblad, Swedish astronomer (Milky Way system)
1896 On November - 26 1st large indoor football game, U of Chic beats U of Mich 7-6
1898 On November - 26 -27) Snow/ice storm over US; 455 die
1901 On November - 26 philippus J Idenburg, Dutch statistician
1902 On November - 26 alberto Morin, PR, actor (Armando-Dallas)
1905 On November - 26 george Emlyn Williams, Wales, actor/playwright (David Copperfield)
1906 Sandro Fuga, composer on November - 26.