Historical Events In 1926
Tuesday, 04 October 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 in the year 1926.
Sep 23 Gene Tunney defeats Jack Dempsey for world heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
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 9th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Salisbury GC Westbury NY on this day in history.
Sep 25 Aldo Ray, Pen Argyl PA, actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret) in the year 1926.
Sep 25 In the year 1926 henry Ford announces the 8 hour, 5-day work week
Sep 25 In the year 1926 international slavery convention signed by 20 states
Sep 26 Buland Al Haidary, poet on this day in history.
Sep 26 JB Fagan's "And So to Bed," premieres in London in the year 1926.
Sep 28 On this day in history russia & Latvia treaty of neutrality signed
Sep 29 In the year 1926 norma Shearer wed Irving Thalberg
Sep 30 In the year 1926 german/French/Belgian/Luxembourg steel cartel closes
Sep 30 In the year 1926 peder Holm, composer
Oct 01 In the year 1926 roger Williams, American pianist
Oct 02 Bert Gibb of Hamilton Tigers kicks 9 singles in a game in the year 1926.
Oct 02 On this day in history jan Morris, travel writer (Among the Cities, Hong Kong, Journeys)
Oct 03 In the year 1926 1st congress of Paneuropabeweging opens in Vienna
Oct 03 In the year 1926 marques Haynes, NBA player (World's Greatest Dribbler, Globetrotters)
Oct 04 In the year 1926 dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower
Oct 05 On this day in history clifton Eugene Bancroft Robinson, public servant
Oct 06 On this day in history alan Copeland, LA Calif, orch leader/singer (Your Hit Parade)
Oct 06 On this day in history babe Ruth hits 3 HRs in a World Series game, Yanks beat Cards 10-5
Oct 06 Charles Van de Banks, Flemish writer/poet (Red Horse), dies on this day in history.
Oct 07 Actress Theo Mann-Master resigns from stage in the year 1926.
Oct 07 In the year 1926 diana Lynn, LA CA, actress (Annapolis Story, Easy Come Easy Go)
Oct 09 On this day in history daniele Delorme, [Gabrielle Girard], Paris, actress (Pardon My Affair)
Oct 09 Dutch Queen Wilhelmina opens Royal Colonial Institution on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1926 oscar Brown Jr, US songwriter (Brown Baby, Forbidden Fruit)
Oct 10 In the year 1926 st Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 23rd World Series
Oct 11 On this day in history earle Hyman, NC, actor (Russell-Cosby, Coriolanus)
Oct 12 On this day in history hans Liebold, Germany, auto racer (Nardo, Italy)