Historical Events In 1926
Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Sep 22 In the year 1926 belgian crown prince Leopold & Swedish princess Astrid get engaged
Sep 22 On this day in history william O Smith, composer
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 In the year 1926 john Coltrane, jazz saxophonist (Round Midnight)
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 International slavery convention signed by 20 states on this day in history.
Sep 26 Buland Al Haidary, poet in the year 1926.
Sep 26 JB Fagan's "And So to Bed," premieres in London in the year 1926.
Sep 28 Russia & Latvia treaty of neutrality signed on this day in history.
Sep 29 Norma Shearer wed Irving Thalberg in the year 1926.
Sep 30 In the year 1926 german/French/Belgian/Luxembourg steel cartel closes
Sep 30 In the year 1926 peder Holm, composer
Oct 01 Roger Williams, American pianist on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history bert Gibb of Hamilton Tigers kicks 9 singles in a game
Oct 02 On this day in history 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 Marques Haynes, NBA player (World's Greatest Dribbler, Globetrotters) in the year 1926.
Oct 04 On this day in history dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower
Oct 05 Clifton Eugene Bancroft Robinson, public servant on this day in history.
Oct 06 On this day in history alan Copeland, LA Calif, orch leader/singer (Your Hit Parade)
Oct 06 In the year 1926 babe Ruth hits 3 HRs in a World Series game, Yanks beat Cards 10-5
Oct 06 Charles Van de Banks, Flemish writer/poet (Red Horse), dies in the year 1926.
Oct 07 In the year 1926 actress Theo Mann-Master resigns from stage
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 On this day in history oscar Brown Jr, US songwriter (Brown Baby, Forbidden Fruit)
Oct 10 St Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 23rd World Series on this day in history.
Oct 11 Earle Hyman, NC, actor (Russell-Cosby, Coriolanus) in the year 1926.
Oct 12 In the year 1926 hans Liebold, Germany, auto racer (Nardo, Italy)