On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1968

Historical Events

  • Clandestine Radio Voice of Iraqi People (Communist) final transmission

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Green, American NFL safety (Buffalo Bills), born in Lawrenceburg, Indiana
  • J. T. Snow, American baseball infielder (NY Yankees, California Angels), born in Long Beach, California
  • Leif Rohlin, Swedish NHL defenseman (Vancouver Canucks), born in Vasteras, Sweden
  • Tim Commerford, American bass player (Rage Against the Machine), born in Irvine, California

Famous Deaths

  • Eric Feldary, Hungarian actor (Hold Back the Dawn, 16 Fathoms Deep), dies of burns at 55
1968 Highlights

About February 26, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

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