Historical Events In 1926
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Sep 22 In the year 1926 belgian crown prince Leopold & Swedish princess Astrid get engaged
Sep 22 In the year 1926 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 In the year 1926 john Coltrane, jazz saxophonist (Round Midnight)
Sep 24 Cardinals clinch NL pennant by beating Giants 6-4 in the year 1926.
Sep 25 9th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Salisbury GC Westbury NY on this day in history.
Sep 25 Aldo Ray, Pen Argyl PA, actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret) on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history henry Ford announces the 8 hour, 5-day work week
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 In the year 1926 jB Fagan's "And So to Bed," premieres in London
Sep 28 Russia & Latvia treaty of neutrality signed in the year 1926.
Sep 29 Norma Shearer wed Irving Thalberg in the year 1926.
Sep 30 On this day in history 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 In the year 1926 jan Morris, travel writer (Among the Cities, Hong Kong, Journeys)
Oct 03 On this day in history 1st congress of Paneuropabeweging opens in Vienna
Oct 03 Marques Haynes, NBA player (World's Greatest Dribbler, Globetrotters) in the year 1926.
Oct 04 Dahlia is officially designated as SF city flower in the year 1926.
Oct 05 On this day in history clifton Eugene Bancroft Robinson, public servant
Oct 06 In the year 1926 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 on this day in history.
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 Daniele Delorme, [Gabrielle Girard], Paris, actress (Pardon My Affair) on this day in history.
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 St Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 23rd World Series in the year 1926.
Oct 11 In the year 1926 earle Hyman, NC, actor (Russell-Cosby, Coriolanus)
Oct 12 On this day in history hans Liebold, Germany, auto racer (Nardo, Italy)