Historical Events In 1926
Sunday, 28 November 2021
Sep 22 Belgian crown prince Leopold & Swedish princess Astrid get engaged on this day in history.
Sep 22 William O Smith, composer in the year 1926.
Sep 23 Gene Tunney beats Jack Dempsey in 10 for heavyweight boxing title in the year 1926.
Sep 23 In the year 1926 gene Tunney defeats Jack Dempsey for world heavyweight boxing title
Sep 23 John Coltrane, jazz saxophonist (Round Midnight) on this day in history.
Sep 24 On this day in history cardinals clinch NL pennant by beating Giants 6-4
Sep 25 9th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Salisbury GC Westbury NY in the year 1926.
Sep 25 Aldo Ray, Pen Argyl PA, actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret) in the year 1926.
Sep 25 Henry Ford announces the 8 hour, 5-day work week in the year 1926.
Sep 25 In the year 1926 international slavery convention signed by 20 states
Sep 26 On this day in history buland Al Haidary, poet
Sep 26 JB Fagan's "And So to Bed," premieres in London on this day in history.
Sep 28 Russia & Latvia treaty of neutrality signed in the year 1926.
Sep 29 Norma Shearer wed Irving Thalberg on this day in history.
Sep 30 German/French/Belgian/Luxembourg steel cartel closes in the year 1926.
Sep 30 Peder Holm, composer on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history roger Williams, American pianist
Oct 02 In the year 1926 bert Gibb of Hamilton Tigers kicks 9 singles in a game
Oct 02 Jan Morris, travel writer (Among the Cities, Hong Kong, Journeys) on this day in history.
Oct 03 1st congress of Paneuropabeweging opens in Vienna in the year 1926.
Oct 03 Marques Haynes, NBA player (World's Greatest Dribbler, Globetrotters) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history charles Van de Banks, Flemish writer/poet (Red Horse), dies
Oct 07 Actress Theo Mann-Master resigns from stage on this day in history.
Oct 07 Diana Lynn, LA CA, actress (Annapolis Story, Easy Come Easy Go) on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history daniele Delorme, [Gabrielle Girard], Paris, actress (Pardon My Affair)
Oct 09 On this day in history dutch Queen Wilhelmina opens Royal Colonial Institution
Oct 10 In the year 1926 oscar Brown Jr, US songwriter (Brown Baby, Forbidden Fruit)
Oct 10 On this day in history st Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 23rd World Series
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)