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 This day in History - February 26
413 Historic Events for February 26
1919

Luc-Andre Marcel, composer

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1919

Mason Adams, NYC, actor (Charlie Hume-Lou Grant, Deadliest Season)

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1920

A W [Rie] Kuiper-Mastenbroek, Neth, swimmer (Olympics-3 gold-1936)

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1920

Ludwig Rubiner, writer, dies at 38

Death
1920

Tony Randall, [Leonard Rosenberg], Tulsa Ok, actor (Felix-Odd Couple)

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1920

Antony Kearey, TV producer

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1921

Carl Menger, Austrian economist, dies at 81

Death
1921

Betty Hutton, Battle Creek Mich, actress (Greatest Show on Earth)

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1922

Margaret Leighton, Birmingham England, actress (Astonished Heart)

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1922

Bill Johnston, cricket pace bowler (mighty Australian lefty post-war)

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1923

Italian nationalist and fascists merge (blue-shirts and black-shirts)

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1924

Trial against Hitler in Munich begins

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1924

Mark Bucci, NYC, composer (1959 Arts and Letters Award)

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1924

Noboru Takeshita, Japanese PM (1987-89)

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1925

James Moody, US, jazz saxophonist/orchestra leader

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1925

Everton Weekes, West Indian cricket player

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1925

Jihad-Saint war against Turkish govt

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1925

Frank Henry Copplestone, TV executive

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1926

Arsene Souffriau, composer

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1926

Dark Street in the Bronx renamed Lustre Street

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1926

Frederik Pijper, Dut vicar/church historian (Monasteries), dies at 67

Death
1926

Cynthia Stone, Peoria Ill, actress (That Wonderful Guy, Ad Libbers)

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1926

Konstantin P Feoktistov, Voronezh, cosmonaut (Voskhod 1)

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1926

Peter Erasmus Lange-Muller, composer, dies at 75

Death
1927

Tom Kennedy, Louisville KY, quiz host (You Don't Say, Name That Tune)

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