Historical Events In 1926
Wednesday, 19 January 2022
Sep 22 Belgian crown prince Leopold & Swedish princess Astrid get engaged on this day in history.
Sep 22 William O Smith, composer on this day in history.
Sep 23 Gene Tunney beats Jack Dempsey in 10 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history gene Tunney defeats Jack Dempsey for world heavyweight boxing title
Sep 23 In the year 1926 john Coltrane, jazz saxophonist (Round Midnight)
Sep 24 Cardinals clinch NL pennant by beating Giants 6-4 in the year 1926.
Sep 25 On this day in history 9th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Salisbury GC Westbury NY
Sep 25 In the year 1926 aldo Ray, Pen Argyl PA, actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret)
Sep 25 Henry Ford announces the 8 hour, 5-day work week in the year 1926.
Sep 25 In the year 1926 international slavery convention signed by 20 states
Sep 26 In the year 1926 buland Al Haidary, poet
Sep 26 In the year 1926 jB Fagan's "And So to Bed," premieres in London
Sep 28 On this day in history russia & Latvia treaty of neutrality signed
Sep 29 Norma Shearer wed Irving Thalberg in the year 1926.
Sep 30 In the year 1926 german/French/Belgian/Luxembourg steel cartel closes
Sep 30 Peder Holm, composer in the year 1926.
Oct 01 Roger Williams, American pianist on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history bert Gibb of Hamilton Tigers kicks 9 singles in a game
Oct 02 Jan Morris, travel writer (Among the Cities, Hong Kong, Journeys) on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1926 1st congress of Paneuropabeweging opens in Vienna
Oct 03 Marques Haynes, NBA player (World's Greatest Dribbler, Globetrotters) in the year 1926.
Oct 04 On this day in history dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower
Oct 05 On this day in history clifton Eugene Bancroft Robinson, public servant
Oct 06 Alan Copeland, LA Calif, orch leader/singer (Your Hit Parade) in the year 1926.
Oct 06 In the year 1926 babe Ruth hits 3 HRs in a World Series game, Yanks beat Cards 10-5
Oct 06 In the year 1926 charles Van de Banks, Flemish writer/poet (Red Horse), dies
Oct 07 In the year 1926 actress Theo Mann-Master resigns from stage
Oct 07 In the year 1926 diana Lynn, LA CA, actress (Annapolis Story, Easy Come Easy Go)
Oct 09 Daniele Delorme, [Gabrielle Girard], Paris, actress (Pardon My Affair) on this day in history.
Oct 09 Dutch Queen Wilhelmina opens Royal Colonial Institution in the year 1926.
Oct 10 Oscar Brown Jr, US songwriter (Brown Baby, Forbidden Fruit) on this day in history.
Oct 10 St Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 23rd World Series in the year 1926.
Oct 11 On this day in history earle Hyman, NC, actor (Russell-Cosby, Coriolanus)
Oct 12 Hans Liebold, Germany, auto racer (Nardo, Italy) on this day in history.