What Happened on May 26, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Apollo 10 astronauts returned to Earth

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Lennon and Yoko Ono begin their 2nd bed-in for peace (Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montreal)

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono

Famous Birthdays

  • John Baird, Canadian politician
  • Musetta Vander, South African actress

Famous Deaths

  • Allan H. Loughead, American aviation pioneer (Lockheed Corporation; b. 1889)
  • Kathryn Minner, entertainer, dies of heart attack at 77
  • Paul Hawkins, Australian racing driver (b. 1937)