Historical Events In 1926
Wednesday, 04 October 2023
Aug 06 Christa Reinig, writer in the year 1926.
Aug 06 Gertrude Ederle becomes first woman to swim the English Channel in the year 1926.
Aug 06 In the year 1926 nY's Gertrude Ederle becomes 1st woman to swim English Channel
Aug 06 In the year 1926 warner Bros premiers Vitaphone sound-on-disc movie system
Aug 07 Amo Houghton, (Rep-R-New York) on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history richard Anderson, Long Beach NJ, actor (Oscar Goldman-6 Million $ Man)
Aug 09 In the year 1926 denis Atkinson, cricketer (WI all-rounder, 219 v Australia 1955)
Aug 10 On this day in history italian-Spanish peace treaty signed
Aug 11 Aaron Klug, OM/PRS/biochemist in the year 1926.
Aug 11 On this day in history cleve Indian Tris Speaker hits his 700th double
Aug 13 Fidel Castro born on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history fidel Castro Ruz, Mayari, Oriente, Cuba, dictator (1959- )
Aug 14 Alice Adams, US author in the year 1926.
Aug 17 Greek-Serbian/Croatian/Slavs peace treaty signed on this day in history.
Aug 17 Haakon Barfod, Norway, yachting (Olympic-gold-1948, 52) in the year 1926.
Aug 18 England regain Ashes with 5th Test Cricket win, to take series 1-0 on this day in history.
Aug 19 Arthur Rock, American venture capitalist on this day in history.
Aug 20 Nobby Wirkowski, American and Canadian football player and coach on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1926 uprising against Reza Shah Pahlawi in Persia
Aug 21 On this day in history -22] Uprising against Greek president/dictator Pangalos
Aug 21 Ben-Zion Orgad, composer in the year 1926.
Aug 22 On this day in history bob Flannigan, rocker (Four Freshmen)
Aug 22 On this day in history charles William Elliot, Pres of Harvard (1869-1909), dies at 92
Aug 22 Gold discovered in Johannesburg, South Africa on this day in history.
Aug 23 40th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Elizabeth Ryan (46 64 97) in the year 1926.
Aug 23 Motion picture star Rudolph Valentino dies in New York at age 31 on this day in history.
Aug 23 Rudolph Valentino, silent movie idol (Sheik), dies in NY at 31 on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1926 pavlos Koundouris becomes president of Greece
Aug 28 On this day in history indian Emil Levsen pitches complete doubleheader victory (Red Sox)
Aug 29 In the year 1926 betty Lynn, American actress
Aug 30 In the year 1926 jack Hobbs scores 316* at Lord's (Surrey v Middlesex)
Aug 30 On this day in history olgerts Gravitis, composer
Aug 31 Georgiy Petrovich Katys, Russia, cosmonaut (Voskhod 1 backup) on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1926 abdur Rahman Biswas, President of Bangladesh