What Happened on March 26, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "Benny Hill Show" tops TV ratings
  • "Cannon" with William Conrad premieres on CBS-TV
  • Bangladesh (East Pakistan) declares its independence

Famous Birthdays

  • Behzad Ghorbani, Iranian zoologist and sociobiologist
  • Dave DeGraaf, Lansing Mich, team handball circle (Olympics-1996)
  • Jesus Tavarez, Santo Domingo Dom Rep, outfielder (Florida Marlins)
  • Rennae Stubbs, Australian tennis star, born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Tommy Fagan, CFL/NFL defensive end (Atl Falcons, Winn Blue Bombers)