On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1966

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 120th Grand National: Tim Norman aboard 50/1 outsider Anglo wins by 20 lengths, giving Freddie 2nd place for a second straight year
  • Large-scale anti-Vietnam War protests take place in the United States, including in New York, Washington D.C. and Chicago
  • Wales beats France, 9-8 at the National Stadium, Cardiff to clinch their 15th Five Nations Rugby Championship

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Imperioli, American actor
  • Wesley Walls, NFL tight end (New Orleans Saints)