Historical Events In November - 26
Sunday, 01 October 2023
1949 37th CFL Grey Cup: Montreal Alouettes defeat Calgary Stampeders, 28-15 on this day in history.
1950 China enters Korean conflict, sends troops across Yalu River on this day in history.
1950 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 this day in history "The Price Is Right" debuts on NBC
1956 On November - 26 tommy Dorsey, big bandleader, dies at 51
1957 On November - 26 wCVB TV channel 5 in Boston, MA (ABC) begins broadcasting
1957 On November - 26 aleksei M Remizov, Russian author (Iveren), dies
1959 On November - 26 albert William Ketelby, composer, dies at 84
1960 On this day in history 48th CFL Grey Cup: Ottawa Rough Riders defeats Edmonton Eskimos, 16-6
1961 On this day in history for 2nd time in his career, St Louis' Jerry Norton has 4 interceptions
1961 Alexander Borisovich Goldenweiser, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
1962 On November - 26 the first recording session under the name "Beatles"
1962 1st recording session under name "Beatles" on November - 26.
1962 On November - 26 albert P Sarraut, Indo-China premier (1933, 36), dies at 90
1963 On this day in history 29th Heisman Trophy Award: Roger Staubach, Navy (QB)
1963 Amelita Galli-Curci, Italian soprano, dies on November - 26.
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 November - 26 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 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 Harold Burrage, US singer/pianist (Got to Find a Way), dies at 35 on November - 26.
1968 Arnold Zweig, German antifascist/author (Junge frau 1914), dies at 81 on November - 26.
1969 On November - 26 creams' final concert (Royal Albert Hall)
1970 B O Davis Sr, 1st black general, dies at 93 in Chicago on this day in history.
1971 On November - 26 joe Adonis, US crime-syndicate boss in NY & NJ, dies at 68
1973 On November - 26 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 John Rostill, rocker, dies at 31 on November - 26.
1974 On this day in history approximately 140 die when suspension bridge collapses (Nepal)
1975 Fed jury found Lynette Fromme guilty of attempted assassination on November - 26.