On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1964

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Eric Edgar Cooke becomes last person in Western Australia to be executed.

Famous Birthdays

  • Lawson Duncan, tennis star, born in Asheville, North Carolina
  • Vencie Glenn, American NFL safety (NY Giants), born in Grambling, Louisiana

Famous Deaths

  • Agnes Miegel, writer, dies