Historical Events In 1926
Friday, 20 September 2019
Sep 22 In the year 1926 belgian crown prince Leopold & Swedish princess Astrid get engaged
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 Gene Tunney defeats Jack Dempsey for world heavyweight boxing title in the year 1926.
Sep 23 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history aldo Ray, Pen Argyl PA, actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret)
Sep 25 Henry Ford announces the 8 hour, 5-day work week on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history international slavery convention signed by 20 states
Sep 26 Buland Al Haidary, poet in the year 1926.
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 In the year 1926 peder Holm, composer
Oct 01 On this day in history roger Williams, American pianist
Oct 02 In the year 1926 bert Gibb of Hamilton Tigers kicks 9 singles in a game
Oct 02 Jan Morris, travel writer (Among the Cities, Hong Kong, Journeys) in the year 1926.
Oct 03 1st congress of Paneuropabeweging opens in Vienna on this day in history.
Oct 03 Marques Haynes, NBA player (World's Greatest Dribbler, Globetrotters) in the year 1926.
Oct 04 Dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1926 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 In the year 1926 babe Ruth hits 3 HRs in a World Series game, Yanks beat Cards 10-5
Oct 06 On this day in history charles Van de Banks, Flemish writer/poet (Red Horse), dies
Oct 07 On this day in history 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 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 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.