What Happened on February 26, 1970

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Georgy" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 4 performances
  • Beatles release "Beatles Again" aka "Hey Jude" album

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Maruquin, Ventura California, field hockey sweeper (Olympics 1996)
  • Katie O'Neill, actress (Together We Stand), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Meeno Peluce, Amsterdam Netherlands, actor (Bad News Bears)
  • Radka Zrubakova, Czech, tennis star
  • Sasha Danilovic, NBA guard (Miami Heat)

Famous Deaths

  • Ethel Leginska, composer, dies at 83