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Historical Events In 1926

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May 19   French air force bombs Damascus Syria on this day in history.  

May 19   Paul Cooper, composer in the year 1926.  

May 20   Belgian Government of Jaspar takes power in the year 1926.  

May 20   On this day in history belgian govt of Jaspar takes power  

May 20   Congress passes Air Commerce Act, licensing of pilots & planes on this day in history.  

May 20   Dick Pougher, cricketer (17 & 3-26 in only Test for Engld 1892), dies in the year 1926.  

May 20   In the year 1926 railway Labor Act became law  

May 20   Thomas Edison says Americans prefer silent movies over talkies on this day in history.  

May 21   In the year 1926 dan Perlsweig, horse trainer  

May 21   Georgy L'vovich Catoire, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.  

May 21   In the year 1926 white Sox Earl Sheely hits a record 6th consecutive double  

May 22   "Five Foot Two, Eyes of Blue" by Gene Austin hits #1 in the year 1926.  

May 22   On this day in history chiang Kai-shek replaces communists in Guomindang China  

May 22   Dutch Communist Party expels David Wijnkoop on this day in history.  

May 23   Hack Wilson is 1st to hit a home run off Wrigley Field scoreboard in the year 1926.  

May 23   Hans Koessler, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

May 23   Lebanese constitution is established under French mandate in the year 1926.  

May 23   Lebanon becomes a republic in the year 1926.  

May 24   On this day in history paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000 m (8:25.4)  

May 25   On this day in history kitty Kallen, rocker  

May 25   Sholom Schwartzbard assassinates Symon Petliura, the head of the Paris-based government-in-exile of Ukrainian People's Republic in the year 1926.  

May 25   In the year 1926 sholom Schwarzband kills exiled Ukrainian Nationalist leader Simon Petlura.  

May 25   On this day in history symon Petlyura, leader of Ukraine (pogroms), assassinated at 47  

May 25   The birth of Miles Davis, American jazz trumpet player on this day in history.  

May 26   Lebanon adopts constitution on this day in history.  

May 26   In the year 1926 maria de Lourdes Martins, composer  

May 26   In the year 1926 s V Petlura, Ukrainain ataman, assassinated by Shalom Schwarzbard  

May 27   In the year 1926 gordon Leggat, cricketer (open batsman for NZ in 9 Tests 1953-56)  

May 28   On this day in history military coup by Gen Manuel Gomes da Costa in Portugal  

May 28   Military coup by General Manuel Gomes da Costa in Portugal in the year 1926.  

May 28   On this day in history uS Customs Court created by congress  

May 29   Charles Denner, Tarnow Poland, actor (And Now My Love) on this day in history.  

May 30   Christine Jorgensen, pioneer transsexual on this day in history.  

May 31   In the year 1926 derek Birley, British Vice-Chancellor (Ulster U)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1926

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Claire Polin [Schaff], composer flautist/musicologist was born in the year 1926.  

Jan 01   Richard Verreau, French-Canadian tenor (d. 2005) was born in the year 1926.  

Jan 03   Danny Overbea, blues singer/guitarist was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of george Martin, record producer (The Beatles)  

Jan 05   In the year 1926 birth of claude (Buddy) Young, NFL running back (Yankees, Texans, Colts)  

Jan 05   Robert Earle, Baldwin NY, TV host (GE College Bowl) was born in the year 1926.  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of hosea Williams, American activist (d. 2000)  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of william De Witt Snodgrass, American poet  

Famous Deaths In 1926

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 08   On this day in history emile Paladilhe, composer, dies at 81  

Jan 12   Sir Austin Chapman, Australian politician (b. 1864) died on this day in history.  

Jan 15   On this day in history enrico Toselli, composer, dies at 42  

Jan 21   Camillo Golgi, Ital medical research (malaria, Nobel 1906), dies at 81 on this day in history.  

Jan 23   Desire J Mercier, Belgian philosopher/cardinal, dies at 74 on this day in history.  

Jan 26   John Flannagan, 2nd president of St. Ambrose University died on this day in history.  

Jan 30   In the year 1926 death of barbara La Marr, American actress (b. 1896)  

Feb 02   On this day in history death of vladimir Sukhomlinov, Russian general (b. 1848)  

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