Historical Events In 1926
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Aug 06 Christa Reinig, writer on this day in history.
Aug 06 Gertrude Ederle becomes first woman to swim the English Channel in the year 1926.
Aug 06 NY's Gertrude Ederle becomes 1st woman to swim English Channel in the year 1926.
Aug 06 In the year 1926 warner Bros premiers Vitaphone sound-on-disc movie system
Aug 07 On this day in history amo Houghton, (Rep-R-New York)
Aug 08 On this day in history richard Anderson, Long Beach NJ, actor (Oscar Goldman-6 Million $ Man)
Aug 09 On this day in history denis Atkinson, cricketer (WI all-rounder, 219 v Australia 1955)
Aug 10 On this day in history italian-Spanish peace treaty signed
Aug 11 Aaron Klug, OM/PRS/biochemist on this day in history.
Aug 11 On this day in history cleve Indian Tris Speaker hits his 700th double
Aug 13 Fidel Castro born in the year 1926.
Aug 13 Fidel Castro Ruz, Mayari, Oriente, Cuba, dictator (1959- ) in the year 1926.
Aug 14 On this day in history alice Adams, US author
Aug 17 On this day in history greek-Serbian/Croatian/Slavs peace treaty signed
Aug 17 Haakon Barfod, Norway, yachting (Olympic-gold-1948, 52) in the year 1926.
Aug 18 England regain Ashes with 5th Test Cricket win, to take series 1-0 on this day in history.
Aug 19 Arthur Rock, American venture capitalist in the year 1926.
Aug 20 Nobby Wirkowski, American and Canadian football player and coach in the year 1926.
Aug 20 On this day in history uprising against Reza Shah Pahlawi in Persia
Aug 21 In the year 1926 -22] Uprising against Greek president/dictator Pangalos
Aug 21 Ben-Zion Orgad, composer in the year 1926.
Aug 22 Bob Flannigan, rocker (Four Freshmen) on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history charles William Elliot, Pres of Harvard (1869-1909), dies at 92
Aug 22 Gold discovered in Johannesburg, South Africa on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history 40th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Elizabeth Ryan (46 64 97)
Aug 23 In the year 1926 motion picture star Rudolph Valentino dies in New York at age 31.
Aug 23 On this day in history rudolph Valentino, silent movie idol (Sheik), dies in NY at 31
Aug 25 In the year 1926 pavlos Koundouris becomes president of Greece
Aug 28 Indian Emil Levsen pitches complete doubleheader victory (Red Sox) on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1926 betty Lynn, American actress
Aug 30 In the year 1926 jack Hobbs scores 316* at Lord's (Surrey v Middlesex)
Aug 30 Olgerts Gravitis, composer on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1926 georgiy Petrovich Katys, Russia, cosmonaut (Voskhod 1 backup)
Sep 01 Abdur Rahman Biswas, President of Bangladesh in the year 1926.