Historical Events In July - 26
Monday, 20 May 2019
1848 1st Woman's Rights Convention (Senecca Falls NY) on July - 26.
1856 The birth of George Bernard Shaw, Irish playwright on July - 26.
1856 George Bernard Shaw, Dublin Ire, dramatist (Pygmalion-Nobel 1925) on this day in history.
1858 On this day in history baron Lionel de Rothschild is 1st Jew elected to British Parliament
1858 On July - 26 tommy Garrett, cricketer (original Australian Test player)
1860 Philippe J Bunau-Varilla, French engineer (Colombia-Panama) on July - 26.
1863 At Salineville, OH John Hunt Morgan & 364 troops surrender on July - 26.
1863 Battle of Salineville OH, John Hunt Morgan & 364 troops surrender on July - 26.
1863 On this day in history jazeps Witols, composer
1863 Samuel Houston, 1st Pres of Rep of Texas (1836-38, 41-44), dies at 70 on July - 26.
1864 On this day in history -31] Riot at McCook's to Lovejoy Station GA, US600 CS---
1865 On this day in history patrick Francis Healy is first black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium)
1865 Patrick Francis Healy is 1st black awarded PhD (Louvain Belgium) on July - 26.
1865 On July - 26 philipp Scheidemann, German Parliament (SPD)/mayor of Kassel
1866 On this day in history canoe Club opens in England
1866 Francesco Cilea, composer on July - 26.
1872 On this day in history george Louis Beer, historian (authority on British colonies)
1872 Michele Carafa, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1874 On July - 26 serge Koussevitzky, Vishny-Volotchok, Russia conductor (Boston Symp)
1875 On July - 26 carl Gustav Jung, Switzerland, doctor (founded analytic psychology)
1876 Ernest Schelling, Belvidere NJ, composer/conductor (Victory Ball) on July - 26.
1877 Hubert Ahaus, missionary (Harvest Fields) on July - 26.
1878 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 on July - 26.
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 this day in history.
1882 On this day in history richard Wagner's opera "Parsifal," premieres in Beirut
1885 On July - 26 andre Maurois, Elbeuf, France, novelist/biographer
1887 On this day in history the first Esperanto book published
1887 On July - 26 1st Esperanto book published
1888 On July - 26 m Jouhandeau, writer
1891 Henry James' "American," premieres in London on this day in history.
1891 Jacques Pirenne, Belgian historian on this day in history.
1892 Philipp Jarnach, composer on this day in history.