What Happened on February 26, 1947

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

4th Golden Globes: The Best Years of Our Lives, Gregory Peck, & Rosalind Russell win

Famous Birthdays

  • Sandie Shaw [Sandra Goodrich], Dagenham, Essex, English rocker (Girl Don't Come)

Famous Deaths

  • Ben Webster, actor (Old Curiosity Shop), dies at 82
  • Heinrich Häberlin, Swiss politician, member of the Federal Council (b. 1868)