Historical Events In 1926
Thursday, 12 December 2019
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 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 In the year 1926 cardinals clinch NL pennant by beating Giants 6-4
Sep 25 9th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Salisbury GC Westbury NY on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history aldo Ray, Pen Argyl PA, actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret)
Sep 25 Henry Ford announces the 8 hour, 5-day work week on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history international slavery convention signed by 20 states
Sep 26 In the year 1926 buland Al Haidary, poet
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 On this day in history norma Shearer wed Irving Thalberg
Sep 30 In the year 1926 german/French/Belgian/Luxembourg steel cartel closes
Sep 30 Peder Holm, composer in the year 1926.
Oct 01 In the year 1926 roger Williams, American pianist
Oct 02 In the year 1926 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 In the year 1926 1st congress of Paneuropabeweging opens in Vienna
Oct 03 On this day in history marques Haynes, NBA player (World's Greatest Dribbler, Globetrotters)
Oct 04 On this day in history dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower
Oct 05 On this day in history clifton Eugene Bancroft Robinson, public servant
Oct 06 Alan Copeland, LA Calif, orch leader/singer (Your Hit Parade) in the year 1926.
Oct 06 Babe Ruth hits 3 HRs in a World Series game, Yanks beat Cards 10-5 in the year 1926.
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 Diana Lynn, LA CA, actress (Annapolis Story, Easy Come Easy Go) in the year 1926.
Oct 09 Daniele Delorme, [Gabrielle Girard], Paris, actress (Pardon My Affair) on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history dutch Queen Wilhelmina opens Royal Colonial Institution
Oct 10 Oscar Brown Jr, US songwriter (Brown Baby, Forbidden Fruit) on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history st Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 23rd World Series
Oct 11 In the year 1926 earle Hyman, NC, actor (Russell-Cosby, Coriolanus)
Oct 12 Hans Liebold, Germany, auto racer (Nardo, Italy) on this day in history.