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 This day in History - December 26
359 Historic Events for December 26
1964

Moors Murderers claim last victim

Event
1964

Beatles' "I Feel Fine," single goes #1 and stays #1 for 3 weeks

Event
1964

Colleen Dion, Newburgh NY, actress (Search for Tomorrow)

Birth
1964

Jeff King, Marion IN, infielder (Pitts Pirates)

Birth
1965

Ben Husaby, Eden Prairie Minn, cross country skier (Olympics-1994)

Birth
1965

Anthonie Donker, Dutch [Prof N Donkersloot], literary, dies at 63

Death
1965

"Funny Girl" with Barbra Streisand closes on Broadway

Event
1965

Buffalo Bills beat San Diego Chargers 23-0 in AFL championship game

Event
1965

Paul McCartney is interviewed on pirate radio station Radio Caroline

Event
1966

Klaziena "Ina" Boudier-Bakker, singer (Armoede, Finale), dies at 91

Death
1966

Ina Boudier-Baker, Dutch author (Poverty), dies at 88

Death
1966

Maulana Karenga establishes Kwanzaa (1st fruits of harvest) holiday

Event
1966

Noel Gallon, composer, dies at 75

Death
1966

Tim Legler, NBA guard (Washington Wizards/Bullets)

Birth
1967

BBC broadcasts "Magical Mystery Tour"

Event
1967

Tony Covington, NFL safety (Seattle Seahawks)

Birth
1967

S F Barnes, cricketer (27 Tests for England, 189 wickets), dies

Death
1967

Dave Brubeck Quartet formally disbands

Event
1968

Arab terrorists in Athens fire on El Al plane, kills 1

Event
1968

Bruin Ted Green sets NHL penalty record of 3 minors, 2 majors and 2 game misconducts in a game against NY Rangers in NY's MSG

Event
1968

Jay Allens "Forty Carats," premieres in NYC

Event
1968

Led Zeppelin's concert debut in Boston as opener for Vanilla Fudge

Event
1968

Darren Barber, Victoria BC, rower (Olympics-96)

Birth
1969

Louise L de Vilmorin, French poet/author (History d'aimer), dies at 67

Death
1970

Willie Williams, NFL cornerback (Pitts Steelers, Seahawks)

Birth