Historical Events In 1926
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Sep 22 On this day in history belgian crown prince Leopold & Swedish princess Astrid get engaged
Sep 22 William O Smith, composer on this day in history.
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 John Coltrane, jazz saxophonist (Round Midnight) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1926.
Sep 25 Aldo Ray, Pen Argyl PA, actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret) in the year 1926.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 26 Buland Al Haidary, poet in the year 1926.
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 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 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) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower
Oct 05 Clifton Eugene Bancroft Robinson, public servant in the year 1926.
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 in the year 1926.
Oct 06 Charles Van de Banks, Flemish writer/poet (Red Horse), dies in the year 1926.
Oct 07 In the year 1926 actress Theo Mann-Master resigns from stage
Oct 07 Diana Lynn, LA CA, actress (Annapolis Story, Easy Come Easy Go) in the year 1926.
Oct 09 In the year 1926 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1926 earle Hyman, NC, actor (Russell-Cosby, Coriolanus)
Oct 12 On this day in history hans Liebold, Germany, auto racer (Nardo, Italy)