What Happened on March 26, 1962

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • US Supreme Court backs 1-man-1-vote apportionment of seats in state legistature

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

John Stockton, NBA guard (Utah Jazz, Olympics-gold-96), born in Spokane, Washington

NBA Point Guard John Stockton
NBA Point Guard
John Stockton
  • Kevin Seitzer, infielder (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Springfield, Illinois
  • Maarten de Young, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)
  • Richard Coles, English musician (Communards-Don't Leave Me This Way), born in Northampton
  • Yuri Pavlovich Gidzenko, Russian lt-colonel/cosmonaut

Famous Deaths

  • Augusta Savage, African-American sculptor and equal rights advocate dies at 72
  • Marjorie Colton, inventor of wax paper, dies at 64