Historical Events In 1926
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Sep 22 Belgian crown prince Leopold & Swedish princess Astrid get engaged in the year 1926.
Sep 22 On this day in history william O Smith, composer
Sep 23 Gene Tunney beats Jack Dempsey in 10 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
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 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 Henry Ford announces the 8 hour, 5-day work week in the year 1926.
Sep 25 International slavery convention signed by 20 states in the year 1926.
Sep 26 Buland Al Haidary, poet in the year 1926.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 29 In the year 1926 norma Shearer wed Irving Thalberg
Sep 30 On this day in history 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 Bert Gibb of Hamilton Tigers kicks 9 singles in a game in the year 1926.
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 In the year 1926 marques Haynes, NBA player (World's Greatest Dribbler, Globetrotters)
Oct 04 Dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 07 Actress Theo Mann-Master resigns from stage in the year 1926.
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) in the year 1926.
Oct 09 Dutch Queen Wilhelmina opens Royal Colonial Institution in the year 1926.
Oct 10 Oscar Brown Jr, US songwriter (Brown Baby, Forbidden Fruit) on this day in history.
Oct 10 St Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 23rd World Series on this day in history.
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)