Historical Events In 1926
Sunday, 24 January 2021
Jan 01 On this day in history flood in Rhine strikes Cologne
Jan 03 On this day in history greek gen Theodorus Pangulos names himself dictator
Jan 03 In the year 1926 greek General Theodorus Pángulos names himself dictator
Jan 04 In the year 1926 theodorus Pangalos resigns as Greek dictator
Jan 05 James Cox of Ford Motors announces 8 hr day & $5 daily minimum wage in the year 1926.
Jan 06 On this day in history kees Boeke opens 1st comprehensive school in Holland
Jan 06 In the year 1926 kees Boeke opens first comprehensive school in Holland
Jan 07 In the year 1926 comics George Burns and Gracie Allen are married in Cleveland, Ohio.
Jan 08 Abdul-Aziz ibn Sa'ud becomes king of Hejaz; renames it Saudi Arabia in the year 1926.
Jan 08 In the year 1926 emile Paladilhe, composer, dies at 81
Jan 13 Carolyn Heilbrun, [Amanda Cross], author (Lady Ottoline's Album) in the year 1926.
Jan 13 The birth of Michael Bond, Creator of 'Padington Bear' on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1926 enrico Toselli, composer, dies at 42
Jan 16 John "Jack" Layden, local politician on this day in history.
Jan 17 In the year 1926 george Burns marries Gracie Allen
Jan 19 In the year 1926 fritz Weaver, Pitts Pa, actor (Josef-Holocaust, Day of the Dolphin)
Jan 20 On this day in history 2nd German government of Luther begins
Jan 20 On this day in history 2nd German govt of Luther begins
Jan 21 On this day in history belgian parliament accepts Locarno treaties
Jan 21 Camillo Golgi, Ital medical research (malaria, Nobel 1906), dies at 81 in the year 1926.
Jan 21 On this day in history franco Evangelisti, Italian composer
Jan 22 On this day in history belgian chief of staff Gen Maglinse quits
Jan 23 In the year 1926 desire J Mercier, Belgian philosopher/cardinal, dies at 74
Jan 23 In the year 1926 eugene O'Neill's "Great God Brown," premieres in NYC
Jan 24 In the year 1926 georges Lautner, French director and screenwriter
Jan 26 In the year 1926 charles Tidbury, former chairman (Whitbread & Company)
Jan 26 John Flannagan, 2nd president of St. Ambrose University on this day in history.
Jan 26 Television 1st demonstrated (J L Baird, London) on this day in history.
Jan 26 In the year 1926 television first demonstrated (John L Baird, London)
Jan 27 1st public demonstration of television, John L Baird, London in the year 1926.
Jan 27 John Baird gives the first public demonstration of the television set on this day in history.
Jan 27 In the year 1926 uS Senate agrees to join World Court
Feb 01 Kirghiz Autonomous Region in RSFSR becomes Kirghiz ASSR on this day in history.
Feb 01 Land at Broadway & Wall Street sold at a record $7 per square inch on this day in history.