What Happened on June 26, 1939

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ansar Ilgamovich Sharafutdinov, Russian cosmonaut
  • Charles "Chuck" Robb, (Sen-D-Va)/husband of Lynda Bird Johnson
  • Smangaliso P Mkhatshwa, South Africa, sec-gen (Bishops' Conference 1983-88)

Famous Deaths

  • Ford M Ford, [Hueffer], British writer, (Tietjens Saga) dies at 65