Historical Events In 1926
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Aug 06 Christa Reinig, writer on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history gertrude Ederle becomes first woman to swim the English Channel
Aug 06 In the year 1926 nY's Gertrude Ederle becomes 1st woman to swim English Channel
Aug 06 Warner Bros premiers Vitaphone sound-on-disc movie system on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1926 amo Houghton, (Rep-R-New York)
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 On this day in history italian-Spanish peace treaty signed
Aug 11 Aaron Klug, OM/PRS/biochemist in the year 1926.
Aug 11 Cleve Indian Tris Speaker hits his 700th double on this day in history.
Aug 13 Fidel Castro born in the year 1926.
Aug 13 In the year 1926 fidel Castro Ruz, Mayari, Oriente, Cuba, dictator (1959- )
Aug 14 On this day in history alice Adams, US author
Aug 17 Greek-Serbian/Croatian/Slavs peace treaty signed on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1926 haakon Barfod, Norway, yachting (Olympic-gold-1948, 52)
Aug 18 England regain Ashes with 5th Test Cricket win, to take series 1-0 in the year 1926.
Aug 19 Arthur Rock, American venture capitalist on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1926 nobby Wirkowski, American and Canadian football player and coach
Aug 20 On this day in history uprising against Reza Shah Pahlawi in Persia
Aug 21 In the year 1926 -22] Uprising against Greek president/dictator Pangalos
Aug 21 Ben-Zion Orgad, composer in the year 1926.
Aug 22 In the year 1926 bob Flannigan, rocker (Four Freshmen)
Aug 22 Charles William Elliot, Pres of Harvard (1869-1909), dies at 92 on this day in history.
Aug 22 In the year 1926 gold discovered in Johannesburg, South Africa
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 In the year 1926 pavlos Koundouris becomes president of Greece
Aug 28 In the year 1926 indian Emil Levsen pitches complete doubleheader victory (Red Sox)
Aug 29 In the year 1926 betty Lynn, American actress
Aug 30 Jack Hobbs scores 316* at Lord's (Surrey v Middlesex) in the year 1926.
Aug 30 On this day in history olgerts Gravitis, composer
Aug 31 On this day in history georgiy Petrovich Katys, Russia, cosmonaut (Voskhod 1 backup)
Sep 01 In the year 1926 abdur Rahman Biswas, President of Bangladesh