What Happened on February 26, 1943

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • German assault moves to Beja North Tunisia

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Duke, actor (Bird on a Wire, Predator)
  • Bob "Bear" Hite, California, vocalist (Canned Heat-Going Up the Country)
  • Bob van Reeth, Flemish architect
  • Dante Ferretti, Italian art director and costume designer
  • Paul Cotton, rocker (Poco), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Theodor Eicke, Nazi official (b. 1892)