Historical Events In 1926
Tuesday, 26 March 2019
Jul 16 Brian Howard, deputy chairman (Marks & Spencer) on this day in history.
Jul 16 Jaspar govt asks authority to save Belgian franc on this day in history.
Jul 16 The first underwater color photographs appeared in " National Geographic" magazine in the year 1926.
Jul 17 In the year 1926 Ã‰douard Carpentier, French-born professional wrestler
Jul 17 Paavo Nurmi walks world record 4x1500m (16:11.4) on this day in history.
Jul 19 On this day in history 2nd French govt of Herriot, forms
Jul 19 In the year 1926 helen Gallagher, Bkln, actress (Ryan's Hope, Strangers When We Meet)
Jul 20 In the year 1926 a convention of the Methodist Church votes to allow women to become priests.
Jul 21 Gerald Ian Lacey, architect/town planner on this day in history.
Jul 22 105ø F (41ø C), Waterbury, Connecticut (state record) in the year 1926.
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 On this day in history hans-Gunther Winkler, Germany, equestrian jumper (Olympic-gold-1956)
Jul 25 On this day in history teodor Grigoriu, composer
Jul 26 On this day in history barbara Jefford, actress (Saint, Reunion, Ulysses)
Jul 26 On this day in history 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 in the year 1926.
Jul 28 On this day in history uS & Panamanian pact about safeguard of Panama Canal
Jul 29 In the year 1926 don Carter, bowler, 6-time Bowler of Year (1953-54, 57-58, 60-61)
Jul 30 On this day in history albanian boundaries deduced
Jul 30 On this day in history peter T Thwaites, British brig-gen/playwright (Love or money)
Jul 31 Hilary Putnam, American philosopher in the year 1926.
Aug 01 Battles between Druzen & French in Damascus on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1926 israel Zangwill, British zionists writer (Ghetto tragedies), dies
Aug 02 On this day in history betsy Bloomingdale, dept store mogul
Aug 03 In the year 1926 the birth of Tony Bennett, American singer
Aug 03 Tony Bennett, Queens NY, singer (Left a body part in SF) on this day in history.
Aug 03 Traffic lights installed on Piccadilly Circus on this day in history.
Aug 05 In the year 1926 1st talkie movie "Don Juan" at Warner Theatre, NY
Aug 05 In the year 1926 betsy Jolas, composer
Aug 05 On this day in history houdini stays in a coffin under water for over 1 hour