What Happened on August 26, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Tournament

Beth Daniel wins LPGA Patty Berg Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Beth Daniel
LPGA Golfer
Beth Daniel

Famous Birthdays

  • Cristian Mora, Ecuadorian footballer
  • Jamal Lewis, American football player
  • RubĂ©n Pazos, Spanish footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Mika Waltari, Finnish author (b. 1908)