What Happened on June 26, 1945

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • England win the second Victory test cricket at Bramall Lane by 41 runs

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United Nations Charter signed by 50 nations in San Francisco

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Schrader, American composer, born in Johnstown, Pennsylvania
  • David Heyn, cricketer (Sri Lankan batsman 1975 World Cup)
  • Malachi York, Nuwaubian leader

Famous Deaths

  • Erno Rapee, American conductor and composer (Radio City Music Hall), dies at 54
  • Nikolay Nikolayevich Tcherepnin, composer, dies at 72