Historical Events In 1926
Sunday, 17 November 2019
Sep 22 On this day in history belgian crown prince Leopold & Swedish princess Astrid get engaged
Sep 22 On this day in history william O Smith, composer
Sep 23 On this day in history gene Tunney beats Jack Dempsey in 10 for heavyweight boxing title
Sep 23 Gene Tunney defeats Jack Dempsey for world heavyweight boxing title in the year 1926.
Sep 23 In the year 1926 john Coltrane, jazz saxophonist (Round Midnight)
Sep 24 On this day in history cardinals clinch NL pennant by beating Giants 6-4
Sep 25 9th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Salisbury GC Westbury NY in the year 1926.
Sep 25 On this day in history aldo Ray, Pen Argyl PA, actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret)
Sep 25 On this day in history henry Ford announces the 8 hour, 5-day work week
Sep 25 International slavery convention signed by 20 states in the year 1926.
Sep 26 Buland Al Haidary, poet on this day in history.
Sep 26 JB Fagan's "And So to Bed," premieres in London on this day in history.
Sep 28 Russia & Latvia treaty of neutrality signed on this day in history.
Sep 29 Norma Shearer wed Irving Thalberg on this day in history.
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 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) on this day in history.
Oct 04 In the year 1926 dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower
Oct 05 Clifton Eugene Bancroft Robinson, public servant on this day in history.
Oct 06 Alan Copeland, LA Calif, orch leader/singer (Your Hit Parade) in the year 1926.
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 in the year 1926.
Oct 07 Actress Theo Mann-Master resigns from stage on this day in history.
Oct 07 Diana Lynn, LA CA, actress (Annapolis Story, Easy Come Easy Go) in the year 1926.
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 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 Earle Hyman, NC, actor (Russell-Cosby, Coriolanus) in the year 1926.
Oct 12 Hans Liebold, Germany, auto racer (Nardo, Italy) on this day in history.