Historical Events In 1926
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Aug 06 Christa Reinig, writer on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history gertrude Ederle becomes first woman to swim the English Channel
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 Richard Anderson, Long Beach NJ, actor (Oscar Goldman-6 Million $ Man) in the year 1926.
Aug 09 In the year 1926 denis Atkinson, cricketer (WI all-rounder, 219 v Australia 1955)
Aug 10 Italian-Spanish peace treaty signed on this day in history.
Aug 11 Aaron Klug, OM/PRS/biochemist in the year 1926.
Aug 11 In the year 1926 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- ) on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1926 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 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1926 -22] Uprising against Greek president/dictator Pangalos
Aug 21 Ben-Zion Orgad, composer in the year 1926.
Aug 22 On this day in history bob Flannigan, rocker (Four Freshmen)
Aug 22 On this day in history charles William Elliot, Pres of Harvard (1869-1909), dies at 92
Aug 22 In the year 1926 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 in the year 1926.
Aug 23 Rudolph Valentino, silent movie idol (Sheik), dies in NY at 31 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1926.
Aug 30 Jack Hobbs scores 316* at Lord's (Surrey v Middlesex) in the year 1926.
Aug 30 Olgerts Gravitis, composer on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history georgiy Petrovich Katys, Russia, cosmonaut (Voskhod 1 backup)
Sep 01 Abdur Rahman Biswas, President of Bangladesh on this day in history.