What Happened on May 26, 1926

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Lebanon adopts constitution

Famous Birthdays

  • Dirch Passer, Danish actor
  • Maria de Lourdes Martins, composer

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Miles Davis, American jazz musician, trumpeter and composer, born in Alton, Illinois (d. 1991)

Jazz Musician Miles Davis
Jazz Musician
Miles Davis
  • Phyllis Gotlieb, Canadian author

Famous Deaths

  • S V Petlura, Ukrainain ataman, assassinated by Shalom Schwarzbard