May 26, 1908 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • At Masjed Soleyman (مسجد سليمان) in southwest Persia, the first major commercial oil strike in the Middle East is made, rights acquired by the United Kingdom

Birthdays in History

  • Nguyen Ngoc Tho, Prime Minister of South Vietnam

Deaths in History

  • Mirza Ghulam Ahmad, Indies theologist (Ahmadiyya motion), dies at 69