On This Day

Historical Events on May 26 (Part 2)

Events 201 - 212 of 212

  • 2013 Senior PGA Championship Men's Golf, Bellerive CC: Kōki Idoki of Japan wins his lone PGA event by 2 strokes from Jay Haas and Kenny Perry

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2014 Narendra Modi becomes the 15th Prime Minister of India

15th Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi
15th Prime Minister of India
Narendra Modi
  • 2014 World Health Organization confirms that Ebola has reached Sierra Leone
  • 2014 Protests across Thailand in response to military coup; General Prayuth warns of a crackdown in demonstrations continue
  • 2015 Cleveland Cavaliers win the NBA Eastern Conference
  • 2017 Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche and Ricky John Best killed, Micah David-Cole Fletcher injured defending Muslim teenager in Portland, Oregon
  • 2018 Ireland votes to repeal their 8th amendment to allow legalized abortion, 66.4% vote yes
  • 2018 UEFA Champions League Final, Kiev: Real Madrid beats Liverpool, 3-1 for third straight title. Zinédine Zidane first manager to win 3 consecutive titles
  • 2019 Nine climbers die in a week on Mt Everest after overcrowding leads to a huge queue to reach the summit
  • 2019 Indianapolis 500: 2016 IndyCar Series champion Simon Pagenaud of France finishes just two-tenths of a second ahead of Alexander Rossi
  • 2019 Ken Wyatt becomes Australia's first Aboriginal minister in government as the minister for indigenous Australians
  • 2019 Senior PGA Championship, Oak Hill CC: American Ken Tanigawa wins his first career major title by 1 stroke ahead of Scott McCarron