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Historical Events In May - 26

Tuesday, 19 January 2021

1934  Century of Progress Exposition reopens in Chicago on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1934  Abdulah M "Dulah" Omar, South African attorney/UDF-leader on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1935  On May - 26 police kill 10, wound 100 in the "Memorial Day Massacre" in South Chicago.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1935  On this day in history sheila Steafel, South African-born British actress  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1937  On this day in history dutch Rail NV at law forms  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1937  On May - 26 san Francisco Bay's Golden Gate Bridge opens  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1937  Yehuda Yannay, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1938  On May - 26 house Committee on Un-American Activities begins work  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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1938  House on un-American Activities forms on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1940  HMS CURLEW (AA), sunk in Lavangs Fiord, Ofotfiord near Narvik, northern Norway by German Ju88 bombers on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1940  Operation Dynamo begins evacuating defeated Allied troops from Dunkirk on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1940  On this day in history the "Miracle of Dunkirk" evacuation begins in France during World War II  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1940  On this day in history 1st successful helicopter flight in US: Vought-Sikorsky US-300 designed by Igor Sikorsky  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1941  On this day in history american Flag House (Betsy Ross' Home) given to city of Philadelphia  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1941  On May - 26 ark Royal airplane sights German battleship Bismarck  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1941  On May - 26 german occupiers begin youth labor  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1941  On May - 26 american Flag House (Betsy Ross' Home) given to city of Phila  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1942  Anglo-Soviet Treaty signed in London on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1942  On this day in history belgian Jews are required by Nazis to wear a Jewish star  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1942  On this day in history tank battle at Bir Hakeim African corps vs British army  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1942  On May - 26 tank battle at Bir Hakeim: African corps vs British army  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1943  Jews riot against Germany in Amsterdam on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1943  On this day in history premier Churchill & General Marshall fly from US to North Africa  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1943  The first president of a black country to visit US (Edwin Barclay, Liberia) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1943  On May - 26 edsel Ford, owner (Ford Motor Company), dies at 49  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1945  On this day in history uS drop fire bombs on Tokyo  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1946  Klement Gottwald becomes premier of Czechoslovakia on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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1264  Prince Koreyasu, Japanese shogun (d. 1326) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1478  On May - 26 birth of clement VII, [Giulio de' Medici], Italy, Pope (1523-34)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1566  Mohammed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1566  Mehmed III, Ottoman Emperor (d. 1603) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1591  Dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1602  On May - 26 birth of philippe de Champaigne, French painter (d. 1674)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1669  On May - 26 birth of sébastien Vaillant, French botanist (d. 1722)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Deaths In May - 26

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0604  Augustinus van Canterbury, bishop/apostle of England, dies (or 605) on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

0735  Beda Venerabilis, English speaking church historian, dies at about 62 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1055  Death of Margrave Adalbert of Austria on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1421  On this day in history mohammed I, sultan of Turkey (1413-21), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1512  Bajezid II, governor of Amasja/8th sultan of Turkey, dies on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1595  Philippus Nerius, [Filippo Neri], Italian merchant/saint, dies at 79 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1609  On this day in history death of cornelis Claesz, mapmaker, buried  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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