On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1977

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • George Willig climbs NYC World Trade Center

Famous Birthdays

  • Luca Toni, Italian footballer
  • Mark Hunter, American musician (Chimaira)
  • Misaki Ito, Japanese actress
  • Raina Telgemeier, American cartoonist

Famous Deaths

  • Jim Boles, American actor (The Ghost and Mr. Chicken, One Man's Family), dies of cardiac arrest at 63
  • William Powell, American R&B singer (O'Jays), dies of cancer at 35