Historical Events In 1926
Saturday, 04 December 2021
Aug 06 Christa Reinig, writer on this day in history.
Aug 06 Gertrude Ederle becomes first woman to swim the English Channel on this day in history.
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 Amo Houghton, (Rep-R-New York) in the year 1926.
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) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1926 cleve Indian Tris Speaker hits his 700th double
Aug 13 Fidel Castro born on this day in history.
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 Greek-Serbian/Croatian/Slavs peace treaty signed on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1926 haakon Barfod, Norway, yachting (Olympic-gold-1948, 52)
Aug 18 England regain Ashes with 5th Test Cricket win, to take series 1-0 in the year 1926.
Aug 19 On this day in history arthur Rock, American venture capitalist
Aug 20 On this day in history nobby Wirkowski, American and Canadian football player and coach
Aug 20 Uprising against Reza Shah Pahlawi in Persia in the year 1926.
Aug 21 On this day in history -22] Uprising against Greek president/dictator Pangalos
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 Charles William Elliot, Pres of Harvard (1869-1909), dies at 92 in the year 1926.
Aug 22 In the year 1926 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 in the year 1926.
Aug 23 In the year 1926 rudolph Valentino, silent movie idol (Sheik), dies in NY at 31
Aug 25 On this day in history pavlos Koundouris becomes president of Greece
Aug 28 In the year 1926 indian Emil Levsen pitches complete doubleheader victory (Red Sox)
Aug 29 Betty Lynn, American actress on this day in history.
Aug 30 Jack Hobbs scores 316* at Lord's (Surrey v Middlesex) on this day in history.
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.