Historical Events In 1926
Sunday, 07 March 2021
Jul 16 In the year 1926 brian Howard, deputy chairman (Marks & Spencer)
Jul 16 Jaspar govt asks authority to save Belgian franc on this day in history.
Jul 16 On this day in history the first underwater color photographs appeared in " National Geographic" magazine
Jul 17 Ã‰douard Carpentier, French-born professional wrestler in the year 1926.
Jul 17 Paavo Nurmi walks world record 4x1500m (16:11.4) in the year 1926.
Jul 19 2nd French govt of Herriot, forms in the year 1926.
Jul 19 In the year 1926 helen Gallagher, Bkln, actress (Ryan's Hope, Strangers When We Meet)
Jul 20 A convention of the Methodist Church votes to allow women to become priests on this day in history.
Jul 21 Gerald Ian Lacey, architect/town planner on this day in history.
Jul 22 105ø F (41ø C), Waterbury, Connecticut (state record) on this day in history.
Jul 22 105°F (41°C), Waterbury, Connecticut (state record) on this day in history.
Jul 22 108ø F (42ø C), Troy, New York (state record) on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history bryan Forbes, director/producer (Endless Games, King Rat)
Jul 23 In the year 1926 belgian NMBS/SNCFB forms
Jul 24 Hans-Gunther Winkler, Germany, equestrian jumper (Olympic-gold-1956) in the year 1926.
Jul 25 Teodor Grigoriu, composer in the year 1926.
Jul 26 On this day in history barbara Jefford, actress (Saint, Reunion, Ulysses)
Jul 26 In the year 1926 national Bar Association incorporates
Jul 27 In the year 1926 peter Coker, captain
Jul 28 Team of scientists from Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) and Carnegie Institution determine height of the Ionosphere through use of radio pulse transmitter developed by NRL on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1926 uS & Panamanian pact about safeguard of Panama Canal
Jul 29 Don Carter, bowler, 6-time Bowler of Year (1953-54, 57-58, 60-61) on this day in history.
Jul 30 Albanian boundaries deduced on this day in history.
Jul 30 Peter T Thwaites, British brig-gen/playwright (Love or money) in the year 1926.
Jul 31 In the year 1926 hilary Putnam, American philosopher
Aug 01 In the year 1926 battles between Druzen & French in Damascus
Aug 01 Israel Zangwill, British zionists writer (Ghetto tragedies), dies on this day in history.
Aug 02 On this day in history betsy Bloomingdale, dept store mogul
Aug 03 The birth of Tony Bennett, American singer on this day in history.
Aug 03 Tony Bennett, Queens NY, singer (Left a body part in SF) on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1926 traffic lights installed on Piccadilly Circus
Aug 05 1st talkie movie "Don Juan" at Warner Theatre, NY in the year 1926.
Aug 05 In the year 1926 betsy Jolas, composer
Aug 05 In the year 1926 houdini stays in a coffin under water for over 1 hour