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Historical Events In May - 26

Friday, 07 August 2020

1934  On May - 26 century of Progress Exposition reopens in Chicago  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1934  On May - 26 abdulah M "Dulah" Omar, South African attorney/UDF-leader  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1935  On this day in history police kill 10, wound 100 in the "Memorial Day Massacre" in South Chicago.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1935  Sheila Steafel, South African-born British actress on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1936  The first Government of Zealand in Belgium ends on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1936  On May - 26 1st govt of Zealand in Belgium ends  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1937  Dutch Rail NV at law forms on May - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1937  On this day in history san Francisco Bay's Golden Gate Bridge opens  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1937  On May - 26 yehuda Yannay, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1938  House Committee on Un-American Activities begins work on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1938  On May - 26 house on un-American Activities forms  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1938  Jackie Liebesit, rocker (Can) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1939  On May - 26 charles H Mayo, US surgeon/co-founder (Mayo Clinic), dies at 74  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1940  HMS CURLEW (AA), sunk in Lavangs Fiord, Ofotfiord near Narvik, northern Norway by German Ju88 bombers on May - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1940  On this day in history operation Dynamo begins evacuating defeated Allied troops from Dunkirk  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1940  On May - 26 the "Miracle of Dunkirk" evacuation begins in France during World War II  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1940  1st successful helicopter flight in US: Vought-Sikorsky US-300 designed by Igor Sikorsky on May - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  On May - 26 american Flag House (Betsy Ross' Home) given to city of Philadelphia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  On this day in history ark Royal airplane sights German battleship Bismarck  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  On this day in history german occupiers begin youth labor  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  American Flag House (Betsy Ross' Home) given to city of Phila on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  On May - 26 anglo-Soviet Treaty signed in London  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  Belgian Jews are required by Nazis to wear a Jewish star on May - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  On May - 26 tank battle at Bir Hakeim African corps vs British army  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  Tank battle at Bir Hakeim: African corps vs British army on May - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1943  On May - 26 jews riot against Germany in Amsterdam  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1943  Premier Churchill & General Marshall fly from US to North Africa on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1943  On May - 26 the first president of a black country to visit US (Edwin Barclay, Liberia)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1943  1st president of a black country to visit US (Edwin Barclay, Liberia) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1943  Edsel Ford, owner (Ford Motor Company), dies at 49 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  82nd Airborne div D-day-landing at La Haye du Puits to Ste Mere Eglise on May - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  On this day in history c M Francois, cricketer (WWII, 252 runs in 5 Tests for S Africa), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  US drop fire bombs on Tokyo on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1946  On this day in history klement Gottwald becomes premier of Czechoslovakia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Birthdays In May - 26

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1264  On May - 26 birth of prince Koreyasu, Japanese shogun (d. 1326)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1478  On this day in history birth of clement VII, [Giulio de' Medici], Italy, Pope (1523-34)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1566  Mohammed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603) was born on May - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1566  Mehmed III, Ottoman Emperor (d. 1603) was born on May - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1591  On May - 26 birth of dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1602  Philippe de Champaigne, French painter (d. 1674) was born on May - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1667  Abraham De Moivre, French mathematician (De Moivre's theorem) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1669  SĂ©bastien Vaillant, French botanist (d. 1722) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In May - 26

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0604  On May - 26 augustinus van Canterbury, bishop/apostle of England, dies (or 605)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0735  Beda Venerabilis, English speaking church historian, dies at about 62 on May - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0818  Death of Ali ar-Rida, Shia Imam (b. 766) on May - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1055  On May - 26 death of margrave Adalbert of Austria  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1421  Mohammed I, sultan of Turkey (1413-21), dies on May - 26.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1512  Bajezid II, governor of Amasja/8th sultan of Turkey, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1595  On this day in history philippus Nerius, [Filippo Neri], Italian merchant/saint, dies at 79  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1609  Death of Cornelis Claesz, mapmaker, buried on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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