On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1947

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Film tv awardsGolden Globes

4th Golden Globes: "The Best Years of Our Lives", Gregory Peck, & Rosalind Russell win


Famous Birthdays

  • Sandie Shaw [Sandra Goodrich], English rocker (Girl Don't Come), born in Essex, England

Famous Deaths

  • Ben Webster, British actor (Old Curiosity Shop), dies at 82
  • Heinrich Häberlin, Swiss politician, member of the Federal Council, dies at 78