What Happened on February 26, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Leonard Bernstein's "Age of Anxiety" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Helen Clark, New Zealand Prime Minister (Labour: 1999-2008) and Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (2009-17), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Jonathan Cain, rock guitarist/keyboardist (Journey, Babys), born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Lauder, Scottish comedian and singer (Roamin' in the Gloamin), dies at about 75