Historical Events In November - 26
Monday, 03 August 2020
1949 On this day in history 37th CFL Grey Cup: Montreal Alouettes defeat Calgary Stampeders, 28-15
1950 China enters Korean conflict, sends troops across Yalu River on this day in history.
1950 On November - 26 hedwig Courts-Mahler, German author, dies at 83
1952 On November - 26 1st modern 3-D movie "Bwana Devil," premieres in Hollywood
1953 KBOI (now KBCI) TV channel 2 in Boise, ID (CBS) begins broadcasting on November - 26.
1954 Test Cricket debut of Colin Cowdrey v Australia at Gabba on this day in history.
1955 On November - 26 "Boy Friend" closes at Royale Theater NYC after 483 performances
1956 On November - 26 "The Price Is Right" debuts on NBC
1956 On this day in history tommy Dorsey, big bandleader, dies at 51
1957 WCVB TV channel 5 in Boston, MA (ABC) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
1957 Aleksei M Remizov, Russian author (Iveren), dies on November - 26.
1959 Albert William Ketelby, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1960 On November - 26 48th CFL Grey Cup: Ottawa Rough Riders defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 16-6
1961 On November - 26 for 2nd time in his career, St Louis' Jerry Norton has 4 interceptions
1961 Alexander Borisovich Goldenweiser, composer, dies at 86 on November - 26.
1962 On this day in history the first recording session under the name "Beatles"
1962 On this day in history 1st recording session under name "Beatles"
1962 Albert P Sarraut, Indo-China premier (1933, 36), dies at 90 on this day in history.
1963 On November - 26 29th Heisman Trophy Award: Roger Staubach, Navy (QB)
1963 On November - 26 amelita Galli-Curci, Italian soprano, dies
1964 Nine helicopters of HU-2 and four from NAS Lakehurst, assisted the Coast Guard in the rescue of 17 men from the Norwegian tanker Stolt Dagali cut in two by collision with the Israeli liner Shalom off the New Jersey coast on this day in history.
1965 France launches 1st satellite, 92 lb (42 kg) A1-capsule (Asterix) on November - 26.
1965 Wild Bill Elliott, cowboy actor (49'ers), dies of cancer at 60 on November - 26.
1966 On November - 26 first major tidal power plant opens at Rance estuary, France
1966 On November - 26 the first major tidal power plant opens at Rance estuary, France
1966 On November - 26 harold Burrage, US singer/pianist (Got to Find a Way), dies at 35
1968 On this day in history arnold Zweig, German antifascist/author (Junge frau 1914), dies at 81
1969 Creams' final concert (Royal Albert Hall) on November - 26.
1970 B O Davis Sr, 1st black general, dies at 93 in Chicago on November - 26.
1971 Joe Adonis, US crime-syndicate boss in NY & NJ, dies at 68 on November - 26.
1973 On this day in history nixon's personal sec, Rose Mary Woods, tells a federal court she accidentally caused part of 18-minute gap in a key Watergate tape
1973 On November - 26 john Rostill, rocker, dies at 31
1974 Approximately 140 die when suspension bridge collapses (Nepal) on November - 26.
1975 On November - 26 fed jury found Lynette Fromme guilty of attempted assassination