Historical Events on April 26, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Far Eastern Affairs conference opens in Geneva

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nationwide test of Salk anti-polio vaccine begins

Medical Researcher and Virologist Jonas Salk
Medical Researcher and Virologist
Jonas Salk

Film release premierFilm Release

The Japanese film "Seven Samurai", starring Toshiro Mifune, is released

Actor & Writer Toshiro Mifune
Actor & Writer
Toshiro Mifune