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 This day in History - March 26
441 Historic Events for March 26
1917

Stanley Cup: Seattle Metropolitans (PCHA) beat Montreal Canadiens (NHL), 3 games to 1 - Seattle is 1st US team to win Stanley Cup

Event
1917

Rufus Thomas, Miss, singer (Walking the Dog)

Birth
1917

Jean Graham Hall, circuit court judge (England)

Birth
1918

C‚sar A Cui, Lithuanian fort builder/composer, dies at 83

Death
1919

Strother Martin, Kokomo Ind, actor (Cool Hand Luke, Slapshot)

Birth
1920

George E Brown Jr, (Rep-D-CA, 1963-71, 73- )

Birth
1921

Peter Horsley, CEO (Osprey Aviation)

Birth
1921

Joe Loco, [Jose Esteves, Jr], musician

Birth
1921

George Jefferson, CEO (British Telecom)

Birth
1922

William Milliken, actor (Drive-in)

Birth
1923

Stanley Cup: Ott Senators beat Vanc Millionaires (PCHA), 3 games to 1

Event
1923

Elizabeth Jane Howard, British novelist (After Julius)

Birth
1923

Sarah Bernhardt, [Henriette], actress (Qn Elizabeth), dies at 77

Death
1923

Bob Elliot, Boston Mass, comedian (Bob and Ray, Get a Life)

Birth
1923

Clifton Williams, Traskwood Arkansas, band master (Sinfonians)

Birth
1924

Augusto de Oliviera Machado, composer, dies at 78

Death
1924

Premiere of Bernard Shaw's "Saint Joan," in London

Event
1925

Lord Hooson QC, crown court recorder

Birth
1925

Claudio Spies, composer

Birth
1925

Lord Graham of Edmonton, House of Lords (chief opposition whip)

Birth
1925

Pierre Boulez, Montbrison France, composer/conductor (Visage Nuptial)

Birth
1925

Maqsood Ahmed, cricketer (Pakistani batsman in 16 Tests 1952-56)

Birth
1926

The 1st lip-reading tournament held in America

Event
1926

ACD de Graeff appointed gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies

Event
1926

Ann Curtis, US, 400m freestyle swimmer (Olympic-gold-1948)

Birth