Today in History, English
Today in History, English

96901August 26Birth1789 – Abbas Mirza, Persian prince (d. 1833)
96902August 26Birth1792 – Manuel Oribe, Uruguayan soldier and politician, 4th President of Uruguay (d. 1857)
96903August 26Birth1819 – Albert, Prince Consort of the United Kingdom (d. 1861)
96904August 26Birth1826 – Princess Alexandra of Bavaria (d. 1875)
96905August 26Birth1845 – Mary Ann Nichols, English victim of Jack the Ripper (d. 1888)
96906August 26Birth1854 – Arnold Fothergill, English cricketer (d. 1932)
96907August 26Birth1856 – Clara Schønfeld, Danish actress (d. 1939)
96908August 26Birth1862 – Herbert Booth, Canadian songwriter and bandleader (d. 1926)
96909August 26Birth1865 – Arthur James Arnot, Scottish-Australian engineer, designed the Spencer Street Power Station (d. 1946)
96910August 26Birth1873 – Lee de Forest, American engineer and academic, invented the Audion tube (d. 1961)
96911August 26Birth1874 – Zona Gale, American author and playwright (d. 1938)
96912August 26Birth1875 – John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir, Scottish-Canadian historian and politician, 15th Governor General of Canada (d. 1940)
96913August 26Birth1880 – Guillaume Apollinaire, Italian-French author, poet, playwright, and critic (d. 1918)
96914August 26Birth1882 – James Franck, German physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1964)
96915August 26Birth1885 – Jules Romains, French author and poet (d. 1972)
96916August 26Birth1891 – Acharya Chatursen Shastri, Indian author and playwright (d. 1960)
96917August 26Birth1894 – Sparky Adams, American baseball player and farmer (d. 1989)
96918August 26Birth1896 – Besse Cooper, American super-centenarian (d. 2012)
96919August 26Birth1896 – Ivan Mihailov, Bulgarian soldier and politician (d. 1990)
96920August 26Birth1897 – Yun Posun, South Korean activist and politician, 2nd President of South Korea (d. 1990)
96921August 26Birth1898 – Peggy Guggenheim, American-Italian art collector and philanthropist (d. 1979)
96922August 26Birth1900 – Hellmuth Walter, German-American engineer and businessman (d. 1980)
96923August 26Birth1901 – Eleanor Dark, Australian author and poet (d. 1985)
96924August 26Birth1901 – Hans Kammler, German SS officer and engineer (d. 1945)
96925August 26Birth1901 – Jimmy Rushing, American singer and bandleader (Oklahoma City Blue Devils) (d. 1972)
96926August 26Birth1901 – Maxwell D. Taylor, American general and diplomat, United States Ambassador to South Vietnam (d. 1987)
96927August 26Birth1901 – Chen Yi, Chinese general and politician, 2nd Foreign Minister of the People's Republic of China (d. 1972)
96928August 26Birth1903 – Caroline Pafford Miller, American author (d. 1992)
96929August 26Birth1904 – Christopher Isherwood, English-American author and academic (d. 1986)
96930August 26Birth1904 – Joe Hulme, English footballer and cricketer (d. 1991)

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