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 This day in History - June 26
415 Historic Events for June 26
1975

Indian PM Indira Gandhi declares a state of emergency

Event
1976

Ed Jovanoski, Windsor Ont, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)

Birth
1976

Mpumelo Mbangwa, cricketer (Zimbabwe pace bowler v Pakistan 1996)

Birth
1976

WS shortstop Toby Harrah plays DH without touching a batted ball

Event
1977

Debbie Austin wins LPGA Hoosier Golf Classic

Event
1977

Lou Reizner, rock vocalist/producer (Rod Stewart, Tommy), dies at 43

Death
1977

Oskar Morgenstern, German/US economist, dies at 75

Death
1977

Elvis Presley sings in Indianapolis, last performance of his career

Event
1977

42 die in fire inmate causes at Maury County Jail in Columbia Tenn

Event
1978

Brittany separatists bomb Palace of Versailles in France

Event
1978

Rabbaji, president of South-Yemen, executed

Death
1978

First dedicated oceanographic satellite, SEASAT 1, launched

Event
1979

Charles Clore, financier, dies

Death
1979

Rocker Nigel Olsson runs a stop sign, crashes and kills a driver

Event
1979

Heavyweight Muhammad Ali confirms that his 3rd retirement is final

Event
1981

Peter Kreuder, German composer, dies

Death
1981

"For Your Eyes Only" premieres in US

Event
1982

Alexander Mitscherlich, German psychotherapist, dies

Death
1982

US vetos UN Security Council resolution for a limited withdrawal from Beirut of Israeli and Palestine Liberation Organization forces

Event
1982

Carlos Lopes runs Europe record 10k (27:34.39)

Event
1982

Marie Osmond marries Steve Craig

Event
1982

Sandy Powell, costume designer, dies at 82

Death
1982

Charles Russhon, USAF lt col/liaison for James Bond films, dies at 71

Death
1982

Andr‚ Tchaikowsy, pianist/composer, dies

Death
1983

Walter O'Keefe, songwriter/TV host (Mayor of Hollywood), dies at 82

Death