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 This day in History - February 26
413 Historic Events for February 26
1968

J T Snow, Long Beach CA, infielder (NY Yankees, Calif Angels)

Birth
1968

Clandestine Radio Voice of Iraqi People (Communist) final transmission

Event
1968

Eric Feldary, actor (16 Fathoms Deep), dies of burns at 55

Death
1968

Chris Green, NFL safety (Buffalo Bills)

Birth
1969

Brandon Wilson, US baseball infielder (Chicago White Sox)

Birth
1969

Levi Eshkol, [Sjkolnik], premier (Israel), dies at 73

Death
1969

Karl Jaspers, German psychiatrist/philosopher, dies at 86

Death
1970

Sasha Danilovic, NBA guard (Miami Heat)

Birth
1970

Ben Maruquin, Ventura Calif, field hockey sweeper (Olympics-96)

Birth
1970

Meeno Peluce, Amsterdam Netherlands, actor (Bad News Bears)

Birth
1970

Katie O'Neill, LA Calif, actress (Together We Stand)

Birth
1970

Beatles release "Beatles Again" aka "Hey Jude" album

Event
1970

"Georgy" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 4 performances

Event
1970

Ethel Leginska, composer, dies at 83

Death
1970

Radka Zrubakova, Czech, tennis star

Birth
1971

Edward van der Merwe, cricket keeper (S Afr in 2 Tests in 30's), dies

Death
1971

Joseph Berg, composer, dies at 43

Death
1971

Joseph Desire Fernandel, comedian, dies of cancer at 67

Death
1971

Tullio Carminati, actor (Roman Holiday, Moulin Rouge), dies at 76

Death
1971

Erykah Badu, singer

Birth
1971

Fernandel, [Contandin], French actor (Death of Champion), dies at 67

Death
1971

Rick Lyle, defensive end/defensive tackle (NY Jets)

Birth
1972

Dam break in WV kills 107

Event
1972

Slag heap dam collapses above Buffalo Creek WV, kills 125

Event
1972

Tom Manders, Dutch cabaret artist (Dorus), dies at 50

Death