What Happened on February 26, 1956

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Sarasota Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Writers and poets Sylvia Plath & Ted Hughes meet at a party in Cambridge

Author and Poet Sylvia Plath
Author and Poet
Sylvia Plath
Poet Ted Hughes
Ted Hughes

Famous Birthdays

  • Keisuke Kuwata, Japanese singer

Famous Deaths

  • Herman Courtens, Belgian baron/painter, dies at 72