Historical Events In July - 26
Wednesday, 20 March 2019
1848 On July - 26 1st Woman's Rights Convention (Senecca Falls NY)
1856 The birth of George Bernard Shaw, Irish playwright on July - 26.
1856 George Bernard Shaw, Dublin Ire, dramatist (Pygmalion-Nobel 1925) on July - 26.
1858 Baron Lionel de Rothschild is 1st Jew elected to British Parliament on July - 26.
1858 Tommy Garrett, cricketer (original Australian Test player) on this day in history.
1860 Philippe J Bunau-Varilla, French engineer (Colombia-Panama) on this day in history.
1863 At Salineville, OH John Hunt Morgan & 364 troops surrender on this day in history.
1863 Battle of Salineville OH, John Hunt Morgan & 364 troops surrender on July - 26.
1863 Jazeps Witols, composer on July - 26.
1863 Samuel Houston, 1st Pres of Rep of Texas (1836-38, 41-44), dies at 70 on July - 26.
1864 -31] Riot at McCook's to Lovejoy Station GA, US600 CS--- on July - 26.
1865 Patrick Francis Healy is first black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium) on this day in history.
1865 On July - 26 patrick Francis Healy is 1st black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium)
1865 Philipp Scheidemann, German Parliament (SPD)/mayor of Kassel on this day in history.
1866 Canoe Club opens in England on this day in history.
1866 Francesco Cilea, composer on July - 26.
1872 On July - 26 george Louis Beer, historian (authority on British colonies)
1872 Michele Carafa, composer, dies at 84 on July - 26.
1874 Serge Koussevitzky, Vishny-Volotchok, Russia conductor (Boston Symp) on July - 26.
1875 On July - 26 carl Gustav Jung, Switzerland, doctor (founded analytic psychology)
1876 On this day in history ernest Schelling, Belvidere NJ, composer/conductor (Victory Ball)
1877 On July - 26 hubert Ahaus, missionary (Harvest Fields)
1878 On this day in history in California, the poet and American West outlaw calling himself "Black Bart" makes his last clean getaway when he steals a safe box from a Wells Fargo stagecoach. The empty box will be found later with a taunting poem inside.
1881 On July - 26 french marines occupy Tunisian harbor city Sfax
1881 Alexander J Kropholler, architect on this day in history.
1881 George Borrow, writer, dies on July - 26.
1882 On this day in history richard Wagner's opera "Parsifal," premieres in Beirut
1885 Andre Maurois, Elbeuf, France, novelist/biographer on this day in history.
1887 On July - 26 the first Esperanto book published
1887 On July - 26 1st Esperanto book published
1888 M Jouhandeau, writer on July - 26.
1891 On this day in history henry James' "American," premieres in London
1891 On July - 26 jacques Pirenne, Belgian historian
1892 On July - 26 philipp Jarnach, composer