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 This day in History - March 26
441 Historic Events for March 26
1987

August Wilson's "Fences," premieres in NYC

Event
1987

NASA launches Fltsatcom-6, it failed to reach orbit

Event
1987

Hyderabad beat Delhi on 1st innings to win Ranji Trophy

Event
1987

Natl Fed of High School adopts college 3 point shot (21 feet)

Event
1988

Janet B Evans swims 1500m freestyle female world record (15:52.10)

Event
1988

Jose Vizcaino, San Cristobal Dom Rep, infielder (NY Mets)

Birth
1989

Allison Finney wins LPGA Standard Register Turquoise Golf Classic

Event
1989

1st free elections in USSR; 190 M votes cast; Boris Yeltsin wins

Event
1990

62nd Academy Awards - "Driving Miss Daisy," D Day-Lewis, J Tandy win

Event
1990

International Chrysis, Transvestite actor (QandA), dies of cancer at 38

Death
1990

Roy "Halston" Frowick, fashion designer, dies of AIDs at 68

Death
1991

Frans Dohmen, union leader (Neth Catholic Mine Workers), dies at 81

Death
1991

Marc Camoletti's "Don't Dress for Dinner," premieres in London

Event
1991

Victoria beat NSW by 7 wickets to win Sheffield Shield Final

Event
1991

Fuel pipe explodes under 58th street and Lexington Ave, NYC

Event
1991

Orlando Thunder beats San Antonio Riders in their 1st WLAF game 35-34

Event
1992

NHL NY Rangers clinch 1st NHL regular season championship in 50 years

Event
1992

Mike Tyson sentenced to 10 years in rape of Desiree Washington

Event
1993

Luis Falco, US choreographer (Fame, Angel Heart), dies at 50

Death
1993

Roy Riegels, U of Calif football player who ran wrong way, dies at 84

Death
1994

Yuka Sato of Japan wins world figure skating championship in Tokyo

Event
1994

Jan Bor, Dutch violinist/painter, dies at 83

Death
1994

Constantine Koukouchkine, Russ diplomat. murdered in Algeria at 41

Death
1994

Bonnie Blair skates world record 500 m ladies (38.99 sec)

Event
1994

Gunda Niemann skates world record 5 km ladies (7:03.26)

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