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Historical Events In April - 26

Sunday, 20 January 2019

1944  The first B-29 attacked by Japanese fighters, one fighter shot down on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  1st B-29 attacked by Japanese fighters, one fighter shot down on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  Marshal Henri Philippe Petain, leader of France's Vichy collaborationist regime during WW II, arrested for treason on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1946  On this day in history father Divine, a controversial religious leader who claims to be God, marries the much-younger Edna Rose Ritchings, a celebrated anniversary in the International Peace Mission movement.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1946  Hermann Keyserling, count/philosopher (Unsterblichkeit), dies at 65 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1947  "Bless the Bride" musical opens in London on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1948  The XP-86 prototype for the Sabre Jet first "officially" breaks the sound barrier. The first operational F-86A Sabres entered service in May of the same year on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1950  On April - 26 last horse race at Havre de Grace Track in Md, is run  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1951  Queen Juliana opens Brielsche Mausoleum on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1951  John Alden Carpenter, US composer (Sea Drift), dies at 75 on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1952  On this day in history uS minesweeper "Hobson" rams aircraft carrier "Wasp," kills 176  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1952  On this day in history uSS Hobson sinks after colliding with USS Wasp; 176 lives lost  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1952  Patty Berg scores 64, best competitive round of golf by a woman on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1952  Charles L Baars, Dutch actor (Women Tamers), dies at 59 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1954  Nationwide test of Salk anti-polio vaccine begins on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1954  Far Eastern Affairs conference opens in Geneva on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1956  On April - 26 edward Arnold actor (Mr Smith Goes to Washington), dies at 66  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1956  First container ship left Port Newark, New Jersey for Houston, Texas on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1956  On April - 26 edward Arnold, actor (Mr Smith Goes to Washington), dies at 66  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1957  On this day in history jamestown, Va 350th Anniversary Festival opens  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1958  On April - 26 joe Small, cricketer (WI all-rounder in 1928 series), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1959  Cuba invades Panama on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1960  Wander J de Haas, Dut physicist (Einstein-De Haas effect), dies at 82 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  Roger Maris' first of 61 homers that year on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  French paratroopers' revolt suppressed in Algeria on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1961  Gail Russell, actress (Calcutta, Moonrise, El Paso), dies at 36 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  US/UK launch Ariel; first international payload on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  On April - 26 1st Lockheed A-12 flies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  Tanganyika & Zanzibar unite to form Tanzania (Tanzanian Union Day) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  Tanzania formed with the merger of two countries on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  18th NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat SF Warriors, 4 games to 1 on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  Edwin John Pratt, Canadian poet (Towards the Last Spike), dies at 81 on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  In Ottawa Ontario, the Federal budget includes 10% cut in personal income tax. (we don't see another for a long long long time) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  Ives' 4th Symphony premieres on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1319  On this day in history birth of jean II, the Good, king of France (1350-64)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1538  On this day in history birth of giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1564  William Shakespeare, Stratford-on-Avon England, playwright (Hamlet) was born on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1567  On April - 26 birth of nicolas Forme, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1573  On this day in history birth of marie de'Medici, Queen of France  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1603  Francesco Nigetti, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1637  On this day in history birth of philip J van Lichtenbergh, Governor of Suriname, baptized  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1648  On this day in history birth of pedro II, King of Portugal (1683-1706)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0757  On this day in history stephen II, Pope (752-57), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1192  Death of Emperor Go-Shirakawa of Japan (b. 1127) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1196  On this day in history alfonso II, King of Aragon (1162-96), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1444  Robert Campin, South Neth painter/porter of Doornik, dies at about 65 on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1476  On April - 26 death of simonetta Vespucci, inspiration of Botticelli (b.1453)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1478  Death of Giuliano de' Medici, Medeheerser of Florence, murdered at about 24 on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1489  On this day in history death of ashikaga Yoshihisa, Japanese shogun (b. 1465)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1558  Jean Francois Fernel, French physician, dies on April - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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