On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1964

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Funny Girl" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 1,348 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Ab Plugboer, soccer player (FC Utrecht)
  • Baz Warne, English Guitarist (The Stranglers)
  • Martin Donnelly, Irish racecar driver
  • Ulf Samuelsson, Fagersta SWE, NHL defenseman (Team Sweden, NY Rangers)

Famous Deaths

  • Hedwig Kohn, Prussian-born Jewish physics pioneer, dies at 77