What Happened on April 26, 1970

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Company" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 690 performances

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Melania Trump [née Knauss], Slovenian-American model, wife of President Donald Trump and current First Lady of the United States, born in Novo Mesto, Yugoslavia

US First Lady and Model Melania Trump
US First Lady and Model
Melania Trump
  • Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins, American singer (TLC)

Famous Deaths

  • Erik Bergman, Lutheran pastor (b. 1886)
  • Gypsy Rose Lee, stripper/actress (Pruitts of S Hampton), dies at 56
  • John Knittel, Swiss writer, dies at 79
  • Paul Celan, writer, dies at 49 [or May 5]