Historical Events In 1926
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
Sep 22 In the year 1926 belgian crown prince Leopold & Swedish princess Astrid get engaged
Sep 22 On this day in history william O Smith, composer
Sep 23 In the year 1926 gene Tunney beats Jack Dempsey in 10 for heavyweight boxing title
Sep 23 Gene Tunney defeats Jack Dempsey for world heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Sep 23 John Coltrane, jazz saxophonist (Round Midnight) on this day in history.
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 Aldo Ray, Pen Argyl PA, actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret) on this day in history.
Sep 25 Henry Ford announces the 8 hour, 5-day work week in the year 1926.
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1926.
Sep 30 In the year 1926 peder Holm, composer
Oct 01 On this day in history roger Williams, American pianist
Oct 02 Bert Gibb of Hamilton Tigers kicks 9 singles in a game on this day in history.
Oct 02 Jan Morris, travel writer (Among the Cities, Hong Kong, Journeys) in the year 1926.
Oct 03 On this day in history 1st congress of Paneuropabeweging opens in Vienna
Oct 03 In the year 1926 marques Haynes, NBA player (World's Greatest Dribbler, Globetrotters)
Oct 04 In the year 1926 dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower
Oct 05 On this day in history 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 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 Daniele Delorme, [Gabrielle Girard], Paris, actress (Pardon My Affair) on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history 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 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 Hans Liebold, Germany, auto racer (Nardo, Italy) on this day in history.