Historical Events In 1926
Tuesday, 23 February 2021
Sep 22 Belgian crown prince Leopold & Swedish princess Astrid get engaged on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1926 william O Smith, composer
Sep 23 On this day in history gene Tunney beats Jack Dempsey in 10 for heavyweight boxing title
Sep 23 On this day in history 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 Cardinals clinch NL pennant by beating Giants 6-4 in the year 1926.
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 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 Buland Al Haidary, poet in the year 1926.
Sep 26 In the year 1926 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 on this day in history.
Sep 30 In the year 1926 german/French/Belgian/Luxembourg steel cartel closes
Sep 30 On this day in history peder Holm, composer
Oct 01 In the year 1926 roger Williams, American pianist
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 In the year 1926 marques Haynes, NBA player (World's Greatest Dribbler, Globetrotters)
Oct 04 In the year 1926 dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower
Oct 05 On this day in history 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 in the year 1926.
Oct 06 On this day in history charles Van de Banks, Flemish writer/poet (Red Horse), dies
Oct 07 In the year 1926 actress Theo Mann-Master resigns from stage
Oct 07 Diana Lynn, LA CA, actress (Annapolis Story, Easy Come Easy Go) in the year 1926.
Oct 09 On this day in history daniele Delorme, [Gabrielle Girard], Paris, actress (Pardon My Affair)
Oct 09 Dutch Queen Wilhelmina opens Royal Colonial Institution on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history oscar Brown Jr, US songwriter (Brown Baby, Forbidden Fruit)
Oct 10 In the year 1926 st Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 23rd World Series
Oct 11 On this day in history earle Hyman, NC, actor (Russell-Cosby, Coriolanus)
Oct 12 In the year 1926 hans Liebold, Germany, auto racer (Nardo, Italy)