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1926 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1926

Ab urbe condita 2679
Armenian calendar 1375
Bahá'í calendar 82 – 83
Buddhist calendar 2470
Coptic calendar 1642 – 1643
Ethiopian calendar 1918 – 1919
Hebrew calendar 5686 5687
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1981 – 1982
 - Shaka Samvat 1848 – 1849
 - Kali Yuga 5027 – 5028
Holocene calendar 11926
Iranian calendar 1304 – 1305
Islamic calendar 1344 – 1345
Japanese calendar Taishō


(大正 15 年)

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(昭和 元年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2586
Julian calendar 1971
Korean calendar 4259
Thai solar calendar 2469
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Year 1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar.


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Goddard and Rocket

March 16: Goddard with rocket in 1926.

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People of the year 1926 at Familypedia

65 people were born in 1926

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Andrew Robert Coghill Arbuthnot (1926-2010)Robert (Robby) Wemyss Muir Arbuthnot (1889-1962)Mary (Molly) Coghill (-1986)
James Best (1926-2015)Larkin Jasper Guy (1882-1957)Lena Mae Every Guy (1891-1929)
Henry Bookout (1926-1981)John Henry Bookout (1895-1970)Wanda Hazel Pherigo (1907-1969)
Katherine J Bowes-Lyon (1926-2014)John Herbert Bowes-Lyon (1886-1930)Fenella Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes-Trefusis (1889-1966)
Melvin John Bubley (1926-2012)Edward Bubley (1893-1969)Esther Lewis (1897-1969)
Nancy Walker Bush (1926)Prescott Sheldon Bush (1895-1972)Dorothy Wear Walker (1901-1992)
Constantin Buzdughină (1926-2005)
Mária Bánffy de Losoncz (1926)István Bánffy de Losoncz (1898-1944)Emma Mikes de Zabola (1899-1929)
Esperanza Diaz Ceballos (1926-1961)
Kermit Gray Christian (1926-2012)Walter Lee Christian (1888-1984)Callie E Lilly (1893-1979)
Glen Collins (1925-1993)Andy Mack Collins (1888-1962)Mary J Davis (1891-1973)
William Melville Currie (1926-2013)John Currie (c1900-)Edith Godwin (c1900-)
Ernest Dionne (1926-1995)Oliva Dionne (1904-1979)Elzire Legros (1909-1986)
Eva Minna Eilertzen (1926-2004)
Douglas Farrington (1926-1928)Edward Farrington (1880-1951)Daisy Forrest Meaden (1881-1939)
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16 children were born to the 25 women born in 1926

187 people died in 1926

 FatherMotherAge at death
Jemima Catherine Adair (1846-1926)Samuel Jefferson Adair (1806-1889)Jemima Catherina Mangum (1809-1848)80
Thomas Arbon (1856-1926)Thomas Arbon (1823-1872)Elizabeth Fisher (1826)70
Ruth Lucille Armour (1900-1926)Harry Ellington Armour (1874-1953)Gabriella Clark (1877-1966)26
Mary Ellen Ashcroft (1858-1926)Henry Ashcroft (1827-1896)Rebecca Frances Taber (1830-1902)68
Cecilia Ashenden (1858-1926)William Ashenden (1829-1867)Sarah Blackman (1834-1877)68
Julia Asher (1854-1926)72
Lewis Cass Austin (1859-1926)Jesse Austin (1815-1904)Sarah Ann Chaney (c1822-1869)
William Clifford Austin (1881-1926)Frank Urquhart Austin (c1854-1916)Catherine Levingston (1856-1942)45
William Avery (1848-1926)James Avery (c1814-1875)Catherine Heaslip (c1825-1904)78
Frances Avison (1867-1926)Andrew Avison (1834-1882)Ann Clapham (1835-1913)59
Charles Cole Baglin (1847-1926)Daniel Baglin (1824-1891)Ann Cole (1824-1899)79
Francis Bailey (1849-1926)John Bailey (1797-1878)Ellen Perkins (1832-1896)77
Alice Eleanor Baker (1863-1926)Thomas Baker (1819-1904)Eleanor Cutbush (1819-1882)63
James Henry Baldwin (1854-1926)Henry Baldwin (1827-1864)Mary Ann Houston (1835-1856)72
Clive Thomas Balgowan (1925-1926)Wilfred Watson Balgowan (1897-1970)Myrtle Baker (1897-1944)1
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10051 people lived in 1926

Tsunekichi Yonogi (1905-2015)Shigeru Yonogi (1876-1940)Miyoko Yonogi (1882-1950)
Geertje Aangeenbrug (1871-1947)Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Grietje Breed (1845)
Charles Greeley Abbot (1872-1973)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Stanley Harris Abbot (1863-1935)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Blanche Edith Abbott (1885-1932)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Edith Solomon (1854-1935)
Joseph Palmer Abbott (1891-1965)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Edith Solomon (1854-1935)
Macartney Abbott (1877-1960)Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)Matilda Elizabeth Macartney (c1848-1880)
Thomas Henry Abbott (1870-1954)Henry Palmer Abbott (1827-1903)Elizabeth Anne Lord (1844-1926)
Ethel Louise Abel (1891-1973)Elijah Stark Abel (1868-1925)Amorette Eliza Avery (1868-1939)
Alexander Abel-Smith (1904-1980)Francis Abel Smith (1861-1908)Madeline St. Maur Seymour (1862-1951)
Henry Abel Smith (1900-1993)Francis Abel Smith (1861-1908)Madeline St. Maur Seymour (1862-1951)
Elva Alice Abercrombie (1921-1985)Roy Christopher Abercrombie (1888-1959)Alice Elizabeth Harker (c1888-)
Roy Christopher Abercrombie (1888-1959)Frederick Abercrombie (1836-1916)Annie Utting (c1850-)
Pál Abonyi (1907-c1980)
Daisy Ethel Ackerman (1898-1969)Edwin Carlos Ackerman (1847-1917)Mary Priscilla Jane Freel (1854-1934)
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Events of the year 1926 at FamilypediaEdit

110 people were married in 1926.

 Joined with
Charles Crawford Adams (1901-1973)Janet Euphenia Binks (bef1911-1972)
Rulon Clark Allred (1906-1977)
Flora Smith Amussen (1901-1992)Ezra Taft Benson (1899-1994)
Anthony John Anson (1904-1981)Rosalind Desirée Arbuthnot (1906-1985)
Thomas Trefusis Dawden Archer (1891-1960)Stella Roulston (1888-1962)
Cecilia Bailey (1895-1927)Alfred Harold Blackman (1886-1923)+John Hassall Roberts (1881-1962)
Melvin Russell Ballard (1897-1982)Hannah Marie Covey (1899-1923) + Geraldine Smith (1904-1983)
Nelson Ross Beatie (1886-1958)Susannah Blanche Smith (1890-1984)
Ezra Taft Benson (1899-1994)Flora Smith Amussen (1901-1992)
Astrid of Sweden (1905-1935)Leopold III of Belgium (1901-1983)
Douglas Count Bigot de Saint-Quentin (1899-1992)Elisabeth von Wagner (1904-1985)
Gertrude Florence Bruce (1901-1980)Leonard L Allen (bef1926)
Samuel O. Brumfield (1876-1963)Edith Otera Pigott (1911-1997)
Oliver Larkin Bunch (1899-1990)Grace D (c1903-)+Lois Audrey Berry (1908-1988)
Richard Austen Butler (1902-1982)Sydney Elizabeth Courtauld (1902-1954)+Mollie Montgomerie (1907-2009)
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There were 0 military battles in 1926.

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