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 interestJohn Stockton

John Stockton, NBA guard (Utah Jazz, Olympic gold 1996), 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