What Happened on February 26, 1960

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


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Soviet premier Nikita Khrushchev voices support for Indonesia

Soviet First Secretary Nikita Khrushchev
Soviet First Secretary
Nikita Khrushchev
  • USA's David Jenkins wins Olympic Gold for men's figure skating

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Vera Miles stars in the famous "Mirror Image" episode of the classic CBS television series "The Twilight Zone"

Actress Vera Miles
Actress
Vera Miles
  • Verne Gagne beats Doctor X in Omaha, to become NWA wrestling champ

Famous Birthdays

  • Jaz Coleman, British musician (Killing Joke), born in Cheltenham

Famous Deaths

  • Aleksandar Belic, Serbian linguist, dies at 83