Historical Events In June - 26
Tuesday, 26 September 2023
1878 Albert Siklos, composer on this day in history.
1879 On this day in history ismael Pasha resigns as khedive of Egypt
1885 On this day in history andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac)
1886 Margaretha C E "Greta" Beekman, actress (Wrong Poes) on June - 26.
1887 On June - 26 anthony G de Rothschild, Britain, philanthropist
1891 On June - 26 heinrich Lemacher, composer
1892 The birth of Pearl Buck, American novelist on this day in history.
1892 Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, China, author (Good Earth-Nobel 1938) on this day in history.
1893 On this day in history "Big Bill" Broonzy, Miss, blues singer/guitarist (Blues by Broonzy)
1894 Karl Benz of Germany receives US patent for gasoline-driven auto on June - 26.
1894 Bill Wirges, Buffalo NY, orch leader (Growing Paynes) on June - 26.
1895 On June - 26 jankel Adler, Polish painter
1896 1st movie theater in US opens, charging 10 cents for admission on June - 26.
1896 Louis CPR of Orleans, French duke (chosen king of Belgian), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1897 Viola Dana, Brooklyn, actress (Willow Tree, 40 Winks, Silent Lover) on this day in history.
1898 The birth of Willi Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer on this day in history.
1898 Willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer on June - 26.
1900 Dr Walter Reed begins research that beats Yellow Fever on June - 26.
1900 Joseph E A "Jo" Spier, Dutch cartoonist/water color painter on this day in history.
1901 On this day in history stuart Symington, (Sen-D-Mo)
1902 England establishes Order of Merit on this day in history.
1902 On June - 26 m Wolf & L Carnera discovers asteroid #488 Kreusa
1902 Start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of the 3 Garidebs" (BG) on this day in history.
1902 On this day in history order of Merit instituted by King Edward VII
1902 Antonia Brico, Rotterdam Holland, conductor/pianist (Antonia) on June - 26.
1903 Ashley Clarke, president (Venice in Peril Fund) on this day in history.
1904 On this day in history the birth of Peter Lorre, American film actor
1904 On June - 26 peter Lorre, Hungarian/US, actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers)
1905 On June - 26 jack Longland, British director of education (Derbyshire)
1906 First Grand Prix held at Le Mans on June - 26.
1906 Hongar Szisz wins 1st Grand-Prix (Le Mans, France) on June - 26.
1906 On June - 26 stefan Andres, German writer (Wir sind Utopia)
1906 On June - 26 alexander Muir, poet (Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76
1907 On this day in history bolsheviks overthrows transport in Tiflis