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 This day in History - August 26
331 Historic Events for August 26
1964

Chad Kreuter, Marin County CA, catcher (Chic White Sox)

Birth
1964

Dave Boyes, St Catharines Ontario, rower (Olympics-96)

Birth
1964

Karla Karch-Gailus, Vancouver BC, basketball guard (Olympics-96)

Birth
1964

LBJ nominated at Democratic convention in Atlantic City, NJ

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1964

Italians CP selects Luigi Longo as chairman

Event
1965

Chris Burke, actor with down syndrome (Corky-Life Goes On)

Birth
1965

Jon Hensley, Doylestown PA, actor (Holden Snyder-As the World Turns)

Birth
1966

Art Baker, TV host (You Asked For It), dies at 67

Death
1966

Balt Orioles Roznovsky and B Powell are 4th to hit consecutive pinch HRs

Event
1966

KLOC (now KCSO) channel 42 in Charlotte, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting

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1967

Dilawar Hussain, cricketer (Indian wicketkeeper in the 1930's), dies

Death
1967

Myron Guyton, NFL full safety (NE Patriots)

Birth
1967

Andres Sas, composer, dies at 67

Death
1967

Dean Chance pitches a 2-1 no-hitter, and Twins sweep Cleveland

Event
1967

Beatles, Mick Jagger and Marienne Faithful meet Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Event
1967

Dutch 2nd Chamber demands US stop bombing North Vietnam

Event
1968

Courtney Hall, NFL center (SD Chargers)

Birth
1968

Gavin Stratfold, Darwin NT, Australasia golfer

Birth
1968

Kay Francis, actress (Charley's Aunt, Play Girl), dies of cancer at 65

Death
1969

Ricky Bottalico, New Britain CT, pitcher (Phila Phillies)

Birth
1969

Nicole Arendt, Somerville NJ, tennis star (1996 Aust doubles finalist)

Birth
1969

Mike Gisler, NFL guard/center (NE Patriots)

Birth
1969

Elaine Irwin Mellencamp, Allentown Penn, wife of John Cougar

Birth
1970

Jacco Eltingh, Heerde Neth, tennis star (1993 ATP World Doubles)

Birth
1970

Brett Schultz, cricket pace bowler (South African Test)

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