Historical Events In 1926
Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Aug 06 Christa Reinig, writer on this day in history.
Aug 06 Gertrude Ederle becomes first woman to swim the English Channel on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history 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 In the year 1926 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 Italian-Spanish peace treaty signed on this day in history.
Aug 11 On this day in history aaron Klug, OM/PRS/biochemist
Aug 11 Cleve Indian Tris Speaker hits his 700th double in the year 1926.
Aug 13 On this day in history fidel Castro born
Aug 13 In the year 1926 fidel Castro Ruz, Mayari, Oriente, Cuba, dictator (1959- )
Aug 14 In the year 1926 alice Adams, US author
Aug 17 Greek-Serbian/Croatian/Slavs peace treaty signed in the year 1926.
Aug 17 Haakon Barfod, Norway, yachting (Olympic-gold-1948, 52) on this day in history.
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 Nobby Wirkowski, American and Canadian football player and coach in the year 1926.
Aug 20 Uprising against Reza Shah Pahlawi in Persia in the year 1926.
Aug 21 On this day in history -22] Uprising against Greek president/dictator Pangalos
Aug 21 In the year 1926 ben-Zion Orgad, composer
Aug 22 Bob Flannigan, rocker (Four Freshmen) in the year 1926.
Aug 22 Charles William Elliot, Pres of Harvard (1869-1909), dies at 92 on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history 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 In the year 1926 motion picture star Rudolph Valentino dies in New York at age 31.
Aug 23 In the year 1926 rudolph Valentino, silent movie idol (Sheik), dies in NY at 31
Aug 25 Pavlos Koundouris becomes president of Greece on this day in history.
Aug 28 Indian Emil Levsen pitches complete doubleheader victory (Red Sox) in the year 1926.
Aug 29 Betty Lynn, American actress in the year 1926.
Aug 30 Jack Hobbs scores 316* at Lord's (Surrey v Middlesex) on this day in history.
Aug 30 On this day in history olgerts Gravitis, composer
Aug 31 In the year 1926 georgiy Petrovich Katys, Russia, cosmonaut (Voskhod 1 backup)
Sep 01 Abdur Rahman Biswas, President of Bangladesh on this day in history.