On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Amaia Montero, Spanish singer (La Oreja de Van Gogh)
  • Carey Tally, soccer midfielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Zemfira, Russian singer

Famous Deaths

  • Lotte Lehmann, German soprano (Der Rosenkavalier, More than singing), dies at 88
  • Warner Anderson, American actor (The Bubble, Destination Moon, Peyton Place), dies at 65