Historical Events In 1926
Monday, 25 March 2019
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 In the year 1926 amo Houghton, (Rep-R-New York)
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 In the year 1926 italian-Spanish peace treaty signed
Aug 11 Aaron Klug, OM/PRS/biochemist on this day in history.
Aug 11 Cleve Indian Tris Speaker hits his 700th double in the year 1926.
Aug 13 Fidel Castro born in the year 1926.
Aug 13 On this day in history fidel Castro Ruz, Mayari, Oriente, Cuba, dictator (1959- )
Aug 14 Alice Adams, US author on this day in history.
Aug 17 Greek-Serbian/Croatian/Slavs peace treaty signed on this day in history.
Aug 17 Haakon Barfod, Norway, yachting (Olympic-gold-1948, 52) on this day in history.
Aug 18 In the year 1926 england regain Ashes with 5th Test Cricket win, to take series 1-0
Aug 19 In the year 1926 arthur Rock, American venture capitalist
Aug 20 Nobby Wirkowski, American and Canadian football player and coach on this day in history.
Aug 20 Uprising against Reza Shah Pahlawi in Persia in the year 1926.
Aug 21 -22] Uprising against Greek president/dictator Pangalos on this day in history.
Aug 21 Ben-Zion Orgad, composer on this day in history.
Aug 22 Bob Flannigan, rocker (Four Freshmen) on this day in history.
Aug 22 Charles William Elliot, Pres of Harvard (1869-1909), dies at 92 on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history gold discovered in Johannesburg, South Africa
Aug 23 In the year 1926 40th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Elizabeth Ryan (46 64 97)
Aug 23 Motion picture star Rudolph Valentino dies in New York at age 31 on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1926 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 On this day in history olgerts Gravitis, composer
Aug 31 Georgiy Petrovich Katys, Russia, cosmonaut (Voskhod 1 backup) on this day in history.
Sep 01 Abdur Rahman Biswas, President of Bangladesh in the year 1926.