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 This day in History - March 26
441 Historic Events for March 26
1926

Georges Vezina, NHL Hall of Fame goalie (Canadiens), dies

Death
1926

Konstantin Fehrenbach, German reichs chancellor (1920-21), dies at 74

Death
1927

Alfred Hugenberg purchases German film company UFA

Event
1927

Gaumont-British Film Corporation forms

Event
1927

Jonathan Tod, Vice-Admiral (England)

Birth
1928

Carole Carr, singer/actress (Down Among the Z Men)

Birth
1929

Am‚d‚e Turner, QC/MEP

Birth
1929

Maurice Simon, jazz musician

Birth
1930

Sandra Day O'Connor, Texas, 1st woman Supreme Court Justice (1981- )

Birth
1930

Cristobal Halffter, composer

Birth
1930

Gregory Corso, beat poet (Happy Birthday of Death, Long Live Man)

Birth
1930

Congress appropriates $50,000 for Inter-American highway

Event
1931

Leo Bentley bowls 3 consecutive perfect games in Lorain, Ohio

Event
1931

Leonard Nimoy, Boston, actor (Spock-Star Trek, Mission Impossible)

Birth
1931

Iraq and Trans-Jordan sign peace treaty

Event
1931

New Delhi replaces Calcutta as capital of British-Indies

Event
1932

Dick Nolan, football coach

Birth
1932

Jean Cartan, composer, dies at 25

Death
1934

Gino Cappelletti, ORFU, AFL running back (AFL Player of Year 1964)

Birth
1934

G T Pryce, CEO (Dalgety)

Birth
1934

Alan Arkin, NYC, actor (Catch 22, In-Laws, Simon, Wait Until Dark)

Birth
1934

Grete Gulbransson, writer, dies at 51

Death
1934

Driving tests introduced in Britain

Event
1935

"RvJ" Mitchell and Mjr Sorley discuss armament of Spitfire

Event
1935

Earl of Kinnoull

Birth