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 This day in History - October 26
363 Historic Events for October 26
1926

Belgium stabilizes current value of franc (5 franc becomes 1 "Belga")

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1927

Duke Ellington sings "Creole Love Song"

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1929

Hans Peter Haller, composer

Birth
1929

Georgette Amowitz, choreographer/educator

Birth
1929

Arno Holz, writer, dies at 66

Death
1930

Dmitri Sjostakovitch' ballet "Zolotoy Vyek," premieres in Leningrad

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1930

John Arden, England, novelist/playwright (Left Handed Liberty)

Birth
1931

Hank Garrett, Monticello NY, actor (Car 54 Where Are You)

Birth
1931

Eugene O'Neill's "Mourning Becomes Electra," premieres in NYC

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1932

Anthony C Beilenson, (Rep-D-California, 1977- )

Birth
1932

Chinadorai Deshmutu, India, field hockey player (1952)

Birth
1933

Suzy Parker, San Antonio Tx, model/actress (Chamber of Horrors)

Birth
1933

French govt of Serraut forms

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1934

Ulrich Plentzdorf, writer

Birth
1934

While Wash player-mgr Joe Cronin honeymoons with Mildred Robertson owner Clark Griffith's niece and adopted daughter, he is sold to Red Sox

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1935

Akos Buttykai, composer, dies at 64

Death
1936

Bob Dellemijn, Lourdes-ganger/Franco-volunteer, dies in battle at 18

Death
1936

Bruce Belland, Chicago, singer (Tim Conway Hour)

Birth
1937

Dave Gavitt, formed Basketball's Big East Conference (1979)

Birth
1938

Bernadette Lafont, Nimes France, actress (Perils of Gwendoline)

Birth
1938

Charles W Stenholm, (Rep-D-Texas, 1979- )

Birth
1938

Du Pont named its new synthetic fiber "nylon"

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1938

Ralph Bakshi, animator (Lord of Rings, Fritz the Cat, Mighty Mouse)

Birth
1939

Vladimir Mikhailovich Beloborodov, cosmonaut

Birth
1939

Polish Jewish forced into obligatory work service

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