Historical Events In November - 26
Thursday, 26 November 2020
1949 37th CFL Grey Cup: Montreal Alouettes defeat Calgary Stampeders, 28-15 on November - 26.
1950 China enters Korean conflict, sends troops across Yalu River on November - 26.
1950 Hedwig Courts-Mahler, German author, dies at 83 on November - 26.
1952 On November - 26 1st modern 3-D movie "Bwana Devil," premieres in Hollywood
1953 On November - 26 kBOI (now KBCI) TV channel 2 in Boise, ID (CBS) begins broadcasting
1954 On November - 26 test Cricket debut of Colin Cowdrey v Australia at Gabba
1955 On November - 26 "Boy Friend" closes at Royale Theater NYC after 483 performances
1956 On this day in history "The Price Is Right" debuts on NBC
1956 Tommy Dorsey, big bandleader, dies at 51 on November - 26.
1957 On this day in history wCVB TV channel 5 in Boston, MA (ABC) begins broadcasting
1957 On November - 26 aleksei M Remizov, Russian author (Iveren), dies
1959 Albert William Ketelby, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1960 On this day in history 48th CFL Grey Cup: Ottawa Rough Riders defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 16-6
1961 For 2nd time in his career, St Louis' Jerry Norton has 4 interceptions on November - 26.
1961 Alexander Borisovich Goldenweiser, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
1962 The first recording session under the name "Beatles" on November - 26.
1962 On November - 26 1st recording session under name "Beatles"
1962 Albert P Sarraut, Indo-China premier (1933, 36), dies at 90 on November - 26.
1963 On this day in history 29th Heisman Trophy Award: Roger Staubach, Navy (QB)
1963 On November - 26 amelita Galli-Curci, Italian soprano, dies
1964 On November - 26 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.
1965 On this day in history france launches 1st satellite, 92 lb (42 kg) A1-capsule (Asterix)
1965 On November - 26 wild Bill Elliott, cowboy actor (49'ers), dies of cancer at 60
1966 On this day in history first major tidal power plant opens at Rance estuary, France
1966 The first major tidal power plant opens at Rance estuary, France on this day in history.
1966 On November - 26 harold Burrage, US singer/pianist (Got to Find a Way), dies at 35
1968 On November - 26 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 On November - 26 joe Adonis, US crime-syndicate boss in NY & NJ, dies at 68
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 Fed jury found Lynette Fromme guilty of attempted assassination on November - 26.