Historical Events In 1926
Sunday, 15 September 2019
Aug 06 On this day in history christa Reinig, writer
Aug 06 On this day in history gertrude Ederle becomes first woman to swim the English Channel
Aug 06 NY's Gertrude Ederle becomes 1st woman to swim English Channel in the year 1926.
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 Denis Atkinson, cricketer (WI all-rounder, 219 v Australia 1955) in the year 1926.
Aug 10 In the year 1926 italian-Spanish peace treaty signed
Aug 11 On this day in history aaron Klug, OM/PRS/biochemist
Aug 11 Cleve Indian Tris Speaker hits his 700th double on this day in history.
Aug 13 Fidel Castro born on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1926 fidel Castro Ruz, Mayari, Oriente, Cuba, dictator (1959- )
Aug 14 Alice Adams, US author on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1926 greek-Serbian/Croatian/Slavs peace treaty signed
Aug 17 On this day in history haakon Barfod, Norway, yachting (Olympic-gold-1948, 52)
Aug 18 England regain Ashes with 5th Test Cricket win, to take series 1-0 on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history arthur Rock, American venture capitalist
Aug 20 Nobby Wirkowski, American and Canadian football player and coach in the year 1926.
Aug 20 Uprising against Reza Shah Pahlawi in Persia on this day in history.
Aug 21 -22] Uprising against Greek president/dictator Pangalos in the year 1926.
Aug 21 In the year 1926 ben-Zion Orgad, composer
Aug 22 Bob Flannigan, rocker (Four Freshmen) on this day in history.
Aug 22 In the year 1926 charles William Elliot, Pres of Harvard (1869-1909), dies at 92
Aug 22 Gold discovered in Johannesburg, South Africa in the year 1926.
Aug 23 40th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Elizabeth Ryan (46 64 97) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1926.
Aug 25 On this day in history pavlos Koundouris becomes president of Greece
Aug 28 Indian Emil Levsen pitches complete doubleheader victory (Red Sox) in the year 1926.
Aug 29 Betty Lynn, American actress on this day in history.
Aug 30 Jack Hobbs scores 316* at Lord's (Surrey v Middlesex) on this day in history.
Aug 30 Olgerts Gravitis, composer on this day in history.
Aug 31 Georgiy Petrovich Katys, Russia, cosmonaut (Voskhod 1 backup) on this day in history.
Sep 01 Abdur Rahman Biswas, President of Bangladesh on this day in history.