What Happened on February 26, 1966

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • KBIM TV channel 10 in Roswell, NM (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Jennifer Grant, actress (Celeste-Beverly Hills 90210)
  • Najwa Karam, Lebanese singer
  • Wesley Walls, NFL tight end (Carolina Panthers, SF 49ers, New Orleans Saints)

Famous Deaths

  • Minerva Urecal, actress (Peter Gunn, Adv of Tugboat Annie), dies at 71
  • Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, Indian freedom fighter and writer (b. 1883)