On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1965

Historical Events

  • Dutch government of Marijnen falls
  • West Germany ceases military aid to Tanzania

Famous Birthdays

  • Alison Armitage, English actress (Acapulco HEAT), born in London, England
  • Donald Narcisse, American CFL receiver (Saskatchewan Roughriders), born in Port Arthur, Texas

Famous Deaths

Civil Rights Activist Jimmie Lee Jackson
Civil Rights Activist
Jimmie Lee Jackson
1965 Highlights

About February 26, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 56 years and 8 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces