Historical Events In 1926
Sunday, 17 January 2021
Aug 06 On this day in history christa Reinig, writer
Aug 06 Gertrude Ederle becomes first woman to swim the English Channel on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history nY's Gertrude Ederle becomes 1st woman to swim English Channel
Aug 06 On this day in history warner Bros premiers Vitaphone sound-on-disc movie system
Aug 07 Amo Houghton, (Rep-R-New York) on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1926 richard Anderson, Long Beach NJ, actor (Oscar Goldman-6 Million $ Man)
Aug 09 Denis Atkinson, cricketer (WI all-rounder, 219 v Australia 1955) in the year 1926.
Aug 10 Italian-Spanish peace treaty signed on this day in history.
Aug 11 On this day in history aaron Klug, OM/PRS/biochemist
Aug 11 Cleve Indian Tris Speaker hits his 700th double on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history fidel Castro born
Aug 13 On this day in history fidel Castro Ruz, Mayari, Oriente, Cuba, dictator (1959- )
Aug 14 On this day in history alice Adams, US author
Aug 17 In the year 1926 greek-Serbian/Croatian/Slavs peace treaty signed
Aug 17 Haakon Barfod, Norway, yachting (Olympic-gold-1948, 52) on this day in history.
Aug 18 England regain Ashes with 5th Test Cricket win, to take series 1-0 in the year 1926.
Aug 19 Arthur Rock, American venture capitalist in the year 1926.
Aug 20 In the year 1926 nobby Wirkowski, American and Canadian football player and coach
Aug 20 Uprising against Reza Shah Pahlawi in Persia on this day in history.
Aug 21 -22] Uprising against Greek president/dictator Pangalos in the year 1926.
Aug 21 On this day in history ben-Zion Orgad, composer
Aug 22 Bob Flannigan, rocker (Four Freshmen) on this day in history.
Aug 22 In the year 1926 charles William Elliot, Pres of Harvard (1869-1909), dies at 92
Aug 22 On this day in history gold discovered in Johannesburg, South Africa
Aug 23 40th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Elizabeth Ryan (46 64 97) on this day in history.
Aug 23 Motion picture star Rudolph Valentino dies in New York at age 31 on this day in history.
Aug 23 Rudolph Valentino, silent movie idol (Sheik), dies in NY at 31 in the year 1926.
Aug 25 Pavlos Koundouris becomes president of Greece in the year 1926.
Aug 28 In the year 1926 indian Emil Levsen pitches complete doubleheader victory (Red Sox)
Aug 29 On this day in history betty Lynn, American actress
Aug 30 Jack Hobbs scores 316* at Lord's (Surrey v Middlesex) in the year 1926.
Aug 30 Olgerts Gravitis, composer in the year 1926.
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.