Historical Events In 1926
Monday, 06 July 2020
Sep 22 Belgian crown prince Leopold & Swedish princess Astrid get engaged on this day in history.
Sep 22 William O Smith, composer on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 1926 gene Tunney beats Jack Dempsey in 10 for heavyweight boxing title
Sep 23 Gene Tunney defeats Jack Dempsey for world heavyweight boxing title in the year 1926.
Sep 23 John Coltrane, jazz saxophonist (Round Midnight) in the year 1926.
Sep 24 Cardinals clinch NL pennant by beating Giants 6-4 on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1926 9th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Salisbury GC Westbury NY
Sep 25 On this day in history aldo Ray, Pen Argyl PA, actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret)
Sep 25 On this day in history henry Ford announces the 8 hour, 5-day work week
Sep 25 On this day in history international slavery convention signed by 20 states
Sep 26 Buland Al Haidary, poet on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history jB Fagan's "And So to Bed," premieres in London
Sep 28 On this day in history russia & Latvia treaty of neutrality signed
Sep 29 Norma Shearer wed Irving Thalberg in the year 1926.
Sep 30 German/French/Belgian/Luxembourg steel cartel closes on this day in history.
Sep 30 On this day in history peder Holm, composer
Oct 01 Roger Williams, American pianist on this day in history.
Oct 02 Bert Gibb of Hamilton Tigers kicks 9 singles in a game in the year 1926.
Oct 02 In the year 1926 jan Morris, travel writer (Among the Cities, Hong Kong, Journeys)
Oct 03 1st congress of Paneuropabeweging opens in Vienna on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history marques Haynes, NBA player (World's Greatest Dribbler, Globetrotters)
Oct 04 Dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower in the year 1926.
Oct 05 In the year 1926 clifton Eugene Bancroft Robinson, public servant
Oct 06 In the year 1926 alan Copeland, LA Calif, orch leader/singer (Your Hit Parade)
Oct 06 Babe Ruth hits 3 HRs in a World Series game, Yanks beat Cards 10-5 on this day in history.
Oct 06 Charles Van de Banks, Flemish writer/poet (Red Horse), dies in the year 1926.
Oct 07 Actress Theo Mann-Master resigns from stage on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history diana Lynn, LA CA, actress (Annapolis Story, Easy Come Easy Go)
Oct 09 In the year 1926 daniele Delorme, [Gabrielle Girard], Paris, actress (Pardon My Affair)
Oct 09 Dutch Queen Wilhelmina opens Royal Colonial Institution in the year 1926.
Oct 10 Oscar Brown Jr, US songwriter (Brown Baby, Forbidden Fruit) in the year 1926.
Oct 10 St Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 23rd World Series in the year 1926.
Oct 11 Earle Hyman, NC, actor (Russell-Cosby, Coriolanus) in the year 1926.
Oct 12 On this day in history hans Liebold, Germany, auto racer (Nardo, Italy)