May 26, 1943 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Edwin Barclay of Liberia becomes first president of a black country to visit US
  • Jews riot against Germany in Amsterdam

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Prime Minister Winston Churchill & General Marshall fly from US to North Africa

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill

Deaths in History

  • Edsel Ford, American President of Ford Motor Company (1919-1943) and son of Henry Ford, dies of stomach cancer aged 49