What Happened on June 26, 1956

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Azhar Cachalia, Scottish/South African leader (United Democratic Front)
  • Bernard A Harris Jr, Temple Texas, MD/Astronaut (STS 55, 63)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Chris Isaak, American rock singer/songwriter (Wicked Game), born in Stockton, California

Singer Chris Isaak
Chris Isaak

Famous Deaths

  • Clifford Brown, US jazz trumpeter (Joyspring, Jordu), dies at 25