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 This day in History - June 26
415 Historic Events for June 26
1971

Guillermo Uribe Holguin, composer, dies at 91

Death
1971

Angels suspend Alex Johnson (after 5 benchings and 29 fines)

Event
1971

Carlton Gray, NFL cornerback (Seattle Seahawks, Indianapolis Colts)

Birth
1971

Eddie Parenti, Montreal Quebec, 100m butterfly swimmer (Olympics-96)

Birth
1971

Inia Te Wiata, opera singer, dies

Death
1971

"Man of La Mancha" closes at ANTA Wash Sq Theater NYC after 2329 perfs

Event
1971

Juan Manen, composer, dies at 88

Death
1972

Jai Taurima, Australian long jumper (Olympics-96)

Birth
1972

Jerris McPhail, running back (Miami Dolphins)

Birth
1972

David Lichine, [Lichtenstein], Russian/US choreographer, dies at 61

Death
1972

Bob Massie takes 16 wickets (8-84 and 8-53) on Test cricket debut v Eng

Event
1972

IRA proclaims resistant in North-Ireland

Event
1973

Mischa Smoking, soccer player (Dordrecht '90)

Birth
1973

Reggie Brown, NFL fullback (Seattle Seahawks)

Birth
1973

Arnold Richardson, composer, dies at 59

Death
1973

Aaron Jackson, Pitts Pa, actor (Mark Winkle-Calif Dreams)

Birth
1973

Ernest Truex, actor (Fluffy, Scared, His Girl Friday), dies at 82

Death
1973

London production of "Grease" premieres

Event
1974

Liz Taylor's 5th divorce (Richard Burton)

Event
1974

Jason Kendall, San Diego CA, catcher (Pitts Pirates)

Birth
1974

Dieter Kalt, hockey forward (Team Austria 1998)

Birth
1974

Derek Jeter, Pequanock NJ, shortstop (NY Yankees, Rookie of Year 1996)

Birth
1975

Cher divorces Sonny Bono

Event
1975

Jose Maria Escriv  de Balaguer Alb s, founder (Opus Dei), dies at 73

Death
1975

Umeki Webb, WNBA guard/forward (Phoenix Mercury)

Birth