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 This day in History - October 26
363 Historic Events for October 26
1984

"Baby Fae" gets baboon heart transplant, lives 21 days

Event
1984

Sue Randall, actress (Miss Landers-Leave it to Beaver), dies at 49

Death
1984

Laurie Langenbach, author, dies at 37

Death
1984

John Woods Duke, composer, dies at 85

Death
1985

-Nov 6] Hurricane Juan, kills 97 in US

Event
1985

On a poor call in 6th game, umpire Don Deckinger starts a string of events costing Cardinals the World Series

Event
1986

"Into the Light" closes at Neil Simon Theater NYC after 6 performances

Event
1987

Head of Salvadoran Human Rights Comm assassinated by death squads

Event
1987

Dow Jones down 156.83 points

Event
1988

US-Soviet effort free 2 grey whales from frozen Arctic, Barrow, AK

Event
1988

Donald Trump bills Mike Tyson $2,000,000 for 4 month advisory service

Event
1989

Andrew Roberts, cricketer (7 Tests for New Zealand 1976), dies

Death
1990

William Paley, CEO (CBS), dies of a heart attack at 89

Death
1991

Lori Rae Matthews, crushed to death by an artist's 485 lb umbrella

Death
1991

Bill Graham, rock promoter, dies at 60

Death
1992

Laurel Cronin, actor (Beethoven, Housesitter), dies of cancer at 53

Death
1992

Jerome Andrews, US/French dancer/choreographer, dies

Death
1992

Dottie Green, female baseball player (Peaches), dies of cancer at 71

Death
1993

H Hardenberg, writer, dies

Death
1993

NFL announces new expansion team, Carolina Panthers in Charlotte

Event
1993

NJ Devils lose 2-0 to Montreal, after winning 1st 7 games of 1993

Event
1993

Absolutely Nobody, [David Powers], Wash lt-gov candidate, dies at 37

Death
1994

Tutta Rolf, actress (Whalers), dies at 87

Death
1994

Rudi van Vlaenderen, Flemish actor/dir/poet (Thyestes), dies at 64

Death
1994

Wilbert Harrison, singer, dies at 65

Death