Historical Events In 1926
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Sep 22 Belgian crown prince Leopold & Swedish princess Astrid get engaged on this day in history.
Sep 22 William O Smith, composer in the year 1926.
Sep 23 Gene Tunney beats Jack Dempsey in 10 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 1926 gene Tunney defeats Jack Dempsey for world heavyweight boxing title
Sep 23 John Coltrane, jazz saxophonist (Round Midnight) in the year 1926.
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 in the year 1926.
Sep 25 Aldo Ray, Pen Argyl PA, actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret) on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history henry Ford announces the 8 hour, 5-day work week
Sep 25 On this day in history 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 Russia & Latvia treaty of neutrality signed in the year 1926.
Sep 29 On this day in history norma Shearer wed Irving Thalberg
Sep 30 On this day in history german/French/Belgian/Luxembourg steel cartel closes
Sep 30 On this day in history peder Holm, composer
Oct 01 Roger Williams, American pianist in the year 1926.
Oct 02 On this day in history bert Gibb of Hamilton Tigers kicks 9 singles in a game
Oct 02 In the year 1926 jan Morris, travel writer (Among the Cities, Hong Kong, Journeys)
Oct 03 1st congress of Paneuropabeweging opens in Vienna in the year 1926.
Oct 03 Marques Haynes, NBA player (World's Greatest Dribbler, Globetrotters) in the year 1926.
Oct 04 In the year 1926 dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower
Oct 05 In the year 1926 clifton Eugene Bancroft Robinson, public servant
Oct 06 In the year 1926 alan Copeland, LA Calif, orch leader/singer (Your Hit Parade)
Oct 06 Babe Ruth hits 3 HRs in a World Series game, Yanks beat Cards 10-5 on this day in history.
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 Diana Lynn, LA CA, actress (Annapolis Story, Easy Come Easy Go) in the year 1926.
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 In the year 1926 oscar Brown Jr, US songwriter (Brown Baby, Forbidden Fruit)
Oct 10 St Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 23rd World Series on this day in history.
Oct 11 Earle Hyman, NC, actor (Russell-Cosby, Coriolanus) in the year 1926.
Oct 12 Hans Liebold, Germany, auto racer (Nardo, Italy) in the year 1926.