October 26 | On this Day

Year Description Category
2007 American biochemist Arthur Kornberg died. Death day
1992 Austrian inventor Paul Eisler died. Death day
1990 Chess grandmaster from Cuba, Guillermo García González died. Death day
1989 American chemist Charles J. Pedersen died. Death day
1989 China Airlines Flight 204 aircraft incident at Chiashan Mts., Hualien City, Taiwan, killed 54 people. Man-Made Disaster
1972 Cable car accident at Les Deux Alpes, Isere, France, killed 9 people. Man-Made Disaster
1972 Russian-American aviation pioneer Igor Sikorsky died. Death day
1969 Chess grandmaster from Israel, Ilan Manor was born. Birthday
1966 Chess grandmaster from Argentina, Alejandro Hoffman was born. Birthday
1964 Romanian rower Elisabeta Lipa was born. Birthday
1964 Chess grandmaster from Russia, Yury Dokhoian was born. Birthday
1957 Hungarian-American biochemist Gerty Cori died. Death day
1955 National Day of Austria. National Holiday
1955 Astronaut from United States, Stephen Robinson was born. Birthday
1952 American economist Lars Peter Hansen was born. Birthday
1952 American actress Hattie McDaniel died. Death day
1945 Russian naval engineer Aleksey Krylov died. Death day
1940 Astronaut from Soviet Union, Gennadi Strekalov was born. Birthday
1930 Russian bacteriologist Waldemar Haffkine died. Death day
1916 French politician Francois Mitterrand was born. Birthday
1909 Japanese politician Ito Hirobumi died. Death day
1869 Brazilian politician Washington Luís was born. Birthday
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