Historical Events In 1926
Monday, 25 March 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 In the year 1926 gene Tunney beats Jack Dempsey in 10 for heavyweight boxing title
Sep 23 On this day in history gene Tunney defeats Jack Dempsey for world heavyweight boxing title
Sep 23 On this day in history john Coltrane, jazz saxophonist (Round Midnight)
Sep 24 In the year 1926 cardinals clinch NL pennant by beating Giants 6-4
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 Henry Ford announces the 8 hour, 5-day work week on this day in history.
Sep 25 International slavery convention signed by 20 states in the year 1926.
Sep 26 On this day in history 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 German/French/Belgian/Luxembourg steel cartel closes on this day in history.
Sep 30 In the year 1926 peder Holm, composer
Oct 01 In the year 1926 roger Williams, American pianist
Oct 02 In the year 1926 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) on this day in history.
Oct 04 Dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower in the year 1926.
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) on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history daniele Delorme, [Gabrielle Girard], Paris, actress (Pardon My Affair)
Oct 09 In the year 1926 dutch Queen Wilhelmina opens Royal Colonial Institution
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 Earle Hyman, NC, actor (Russell-Cosby, Coriolanus) on this day in history.
Oct 12 In the year 1926 hans Liebold, Germany, auto racer (Nardo, Italy)