Historical Events In 1926
Thursday, 17 January 2019
May 19 In the year 1926 french air force bombs Damascus Syria
May 19 In the year 1926 paul Cooper, composer
May 20 On this day in history belgian Government of Jaspar takes power
May 20 In the year 1926 belgian govt of Jaspar takes power
May 20 Congress passes Air Commerce Act, licensing of pilots & planes on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history dick Pougher, cricketer (17 & 3-26 in only Test for Engld 1892), dies
May 20 Railway Labor Act became law on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history thomas Edison says Americans prefer silent movies over talkies
May 21 In the year 1926 dan Perlsweig, horse trainer
May 21 Georgy L'vovich Catoire, composer, dies at 65 in the year 1926.
May 21 On this day in history 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 Chiang Kai-shek replaces communists in Guomindang China in the year 1926.
May 22 Dutch Communist Party expels David Wijnkoop on this day in history.
May 23 On this day in history hack Wilson is 1st to hit a home run off Wrigley Field scoreboard
May 23 In the year 1926 hans Koessler, composer, dies at 73
May 23 Lebanese constitution is established under French mandate in the year 1926.
May 23 On this day in history lebanon becomes a republic
May 24 In the year 1926 paavo Nurmi runs world record 3000 m (8:25.4)
May 25 Kitty Kallen, rocker in the year 1926.
May 25 On this day in history sholom Schwartzbard assassinates Symon Petliura, the head of the Paris-based government-in-exile of Ukrainian People's Republic.
May 25 Sholom Schwarzband kills exiled Ukrainian Nationalist leader Simon Petlura in the year 1926.
May 25 On this day in history symon Petlyura, leader of Ukraine (pogroms), assassinated at 47
May 25 In the year 1926 the birth of Miles Davis, American jazz trumpet player
May 26 Lebanon adopts constitution on this day in history.
May 26 Maria de Lourdes Martins, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1926 military coup by Gen Manuel Gomes da Costa in Portugal
May 28 On this day in history military coup by General Manuel Gomes da Costa in Portugal
May 28 In the year 1926 uS Customs Court created by congress
May 29 Charles Denner, Tarnow Poland, actor (And Now My Love) on this day in history.
May 30 On this day in history christine Jorgensen, pioneer transsexual
May 31 In the year 1926 derek Birley, British Vice-Chancellor (Ulster U)