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Historical Events In May - 26

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1946  On May - 26 patent filed in US for H-Bomb  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1946  On this day in history 2-for-42 & hitting .048 for 1946, Mel Ott stops playing baseball  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1946  Friedrich A H von Waldeck, monarch of Waldeck, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1948  On May - 26 entire Hagana-arm forces sworn-in as Israeli soldiers  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1948  On this day in history south Africa elects a nationalist government with apartheid policy  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1950  Antonina Neshdanova, Russian soprano (Bolshoi Theater), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1951  On this day in history vaughan Williams "Pilgrim's Progress," premieres in London  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1951  Lincoln Ellsworth, artic explorer, dies at 71 on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1952  On this day in history damaso Alonso, Spanish linguistic/poet (Hombrey Dios), dies at 55  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1953  Dutch Convair crashes at Schipholweg, 2 die on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1954  Franz Pfemfert, writer, dies at 74 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1955  On May - 26 conservatives win British parliamentary election  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1955  Khrushchev arrives in Belgrade on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1955  On May - 26 "7th Heaven" opens at ANTA Theater NYC for 44 performances  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1956  Aircraft carrier "Bennington" burns off Rhode Island, killing 103 on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1956  On May - 26 aircraft carrier "Bennington" burns off RI, killing 103  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1956  Al Simmons, outfielder (A's)/lifetime batting avg of .334, dies at 54 on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1958  Ceylon emergency crisis proclaimed on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1958  On this day in history the HSS-1N helicopter, capable of day and night antisubmarine warfare under instrument flight conditions, was publicly flown at NAS Corpus Christi  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1958  Union Square, San Fransisco becomes state historical landmark on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1958  On May - 26 uS performs nuclear test at Enwetak (atmospheric tests)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1959  On May - 26 ed Walsh, baseball pitcher (1.82 ERA), dies at 78  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1960  The Soviets are accused by UN Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge of concealing a microphone inside a wood carving of the Great Seal of the United States that was presented to the U S embassy in Moscow on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1961  Freedom Ride Coordinating Committee establishes in Atlanta on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1961  On May - 26 uSAF bomber flies the Atlantic in a record of just over 3 hours  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1963  On this day in history 15th Emmy Awards Dick Van Dyke Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1963  On this day in history organization of African Unity forms  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1963  Sharon Lynn, actress (Way Out West, Big Broadcast), dies at 53 on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1963  On May - 26 15th Emmy Awards: Dick Van Dyke Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1965  Dutch Voting Rights Bill passes on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1965  On May - 26 revised international Convention on Safety of Life at Sea takes effect  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1966  Buddhist sets self on fire at US consulate in Hué South-Vietnam on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1966  Guyana (formerly British Guiana) declares independence from UK on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1966  On this day in history don Castle, actor (Motor Patrol, Born to Speed), dies at 47  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Birthdays In May - 26

Famous People Born On This Day In History

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

1478  Clement VII, [Giulio de' Medici], Italy, Pope (1523-34) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1591  On this day in history birth of dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1667  Abraham De Moivre, French mathematician (De Moivre's theorem) was born on May - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1669  Sébastien Vaillant, French botanist (d. 1722) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Famous Deaths In May - 26

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0604  On this day in history augustinus van Canterbury, bishop/apostle of England, dies (or 605)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1055  On May - 26 death of margrave Adalbert of Austria  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1421  On May - 26 mohammed I, sultan of Turkey (1413-21), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1512  On this day in history bajezid II, governor of Amasja/8th sultan of Turkey, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1595  On May - 26 philippus Nerius, [Filippo Neri], Italian merchant/saint, dies at 79  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1609  On May - 26 death of cornelis Claesz, mapmaker, buried  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard


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