1926

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This article is about the year 1926.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1890s  1900s  1910s  – 1920s –  1930s  1940s  1950s
Years: 1923 1924 192519261927 1928 1929
1926 by topic:
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By country
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1926 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1926
MCMXXVI
Ab urbe condita 2679
Armenian calendar 1375
ԹՎ ՌՅՀԵ
Assyrian calendar 6676
Bahá'í calendar 82–83
Bengali calendar 1333
Berber calendar 2876
British Regnal year 16 Geo. 5 – 17 Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar 2470
Burmese calendar 1288
Byzantine calendar 7434–7435
Chinese calendar 乙丑(Wood Ox)
4622 or 4562
    — to —
丙寅年 (Fire Tiger)
4623 or 4563
Coptic calendar 1642–1643
Discordian calendar 3092
Ethiopian calendar 1918–1919
Hebrew calendar 5686–5687
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1982–1983
 - Shaka Samvat 1848–1849
 - Kali Yuga 5027–5028
Holocene calendar 11926
Igbo calendar 926–927
Iranian calendar 1304–1305
Islamic calendar 1344–1345
Japanese calendar Taishō 15 / Shōwa 1
(昭和元年)
Juche calendar 15
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4259
Minguo calendar ROC 15
民國15年
Thai solar calendar 2469

1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter C), the 1926th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 926th year of the 2nd millennium, the 26th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1920s decade between 1583 and 1929 and with Julian Value: 1926 is 13 calendar days difference, which continued to be used until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

Events[edit]

January[edit]

Main article: January 1926

February[edit]

Main article: February 1926

March[edit]

Main article: March 1926
March 16: Goddard with rocket in 1926.

April[edit]

Main article: April 1926

May[edit]

Main article: May 1926

June[edit]

Main article: June 1926

July[edit]

Main article: July 1926

August[edit]

Main article: August 1926

September[edit]

Main article: September 1926

October[edit]

Main article: October 1926

November[edit]

Main article: November 1926

December[edit]

Main article: December 1926

Date unknown[edit]

Births[edit]

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Nobel Prizes[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Floods Dtive 50,000 out of Homes on Rhine". Chicago Daily Tribune (Chicago: Chicago Daily Tribune): p. 5. January 2, 1926. 
  2. ^ "The BBC Radio Panic, 1926". Museum of Hoaxes. Archived from the original on 2015-01-06. Retrieved January 3, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Pangalos Named Greek President in Poll Farce". Chicago Daily Tribune (Chicago: Chicago Daily Tribune): p. 16. April 5, 1926. 
  4. ^ Dailey, Charles (April 18, 1926). "Chang's Son, at Head of Troops, Invades Peking". Chicago Daily Tribune (Chicago: Chicago Daily Tribune): p. 13. 
  5. ^ Thompson, Andrea (April 15, 2013). "Did Admiral Byrd Fly Over The North Pole Or Not?". LiveScience. Purch. Retrieved January 3, 2015. 
  6. ^ "May 9, 1926: Byrd flies over the North Pole?". This Day in History. A&E Television Networks. Archived from the original on 2015-01-06. Retrieved January 3, 2015. 
  7. ^ Mercer, Derrik (1989). Chronicle of the 20th Century. London: Chronicle Communications Ltd. p. 346. ISBN 9-780582-039193. 
  8. ^ Russo, Gus (2001). The Outfit: The Role of Chicago's Underworld in the Shaping of Modern America. New York: Bloomsbury. p. 35. ISBN 9781596918979. 
  9. ^ "Nicaragua (1909-present)". University of Central Arkansas. Retrieved January 3, 2015. 
  10. ^ "U.S. Troops Take 2 Nicaraguan Ports". Chicago Daily Tribune (Chicago: Chicago Daily Tribune): p. 1. December 24, 1926.