Historical Events In November - 26
Friday, 07 August 2020
1861 At Wheeling, a convention adopts a constitution for new state West Virginia on this day in history.
1861 West Virginia created as a result of dispute over slavery with Virg on November - 26.
1862 On this day in history mark A Stein, archaeologist
1863 On November - 26 -Dec 2] Mine Run campaign, VA
1864 On November - 26 confederate troops vacate Sandersville Georgia
1864 On November - 26 herman Gorter, Dutch socialist/poet (May, Tiny Hero's Poem)
1865 On November - 26 alice in Wonderland published
1865 On November - 26 "Alice in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll published in US
1865 Earl Ross Drake, composer on November - 26.
1866 Adrien Francois Servais, composer, dies at 59 on November - 26.
1867 On November - 26 the first ever woman to vote in a British election casts her vote, due to a mistake in the electoral register
1867 Refrigerated railroad car patented by JB Sutherland of Detroit on this day in history.
1868 On November - 26 1st baseball game played in enclosed field in SF, at 25th & Folsom
1874 Edmond Fleg[enheimer], Swiss/French author (Ecoute Israel) on November - 26.
1876 Bart A van der Leck, Dutch painter (Style) on November - 26.
1880 Guilherme Antonio Cossoul, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1882 On November - 26 otto T Freiherr von Manteuffel, premier of Prussia, dies
1883 On November - 26 sojourner Truth, abolitionist/women's rights advocate, dies at 96
1885 The first meteor photograph on November - 26.
1885 On this day in history 1st meteor photograph
1885 On this day in history thomas Andrews, Irish physicist/chemist (ozone), dies at 71
1888 On November - 26 franz Jung, writer
1892 Joe Guyon, NFL halfback (Canton, Cleveland, Oorang, Rock I, etc) on November - 26.
1894 King Lafia "Absalamu" of Nikki signs accord with France on this day in history.
1894 On this day in history norbert Wiener, US, mathematician/discovered cybernetics
1895 On this day in history hawaiian Sugar Planters Association formed
1895 On this day in history hawaiian Sugar Planters Assn forms
1895 Bertil Lindblad, Swedish astronomer (Milky Way system) on this day in history.
1896 1st large indoor football game, U of Chic beats U of Mich 7-6 on November - 26.
1898 -27) Snow/ice storm over US; 455 die on this day in history.
1901 On November - 26 philippus J Idenburg, Dutch statistician
1902 Alberto Morin, PR, actor (Armando-Dallas) on November - 26.
1905 On this day in history george Emlyn Williams, Wales, actor/playwright (David Copperfield)
1906 Sandro Fuga, composer on this day in history.