On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1979

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Dancin' Fool by Frank Zappa hits #45

Famous Birthdays

  • Ashley Massaro, American model and professional wrestler
  • Elisabeth Harnois, American actress
  • Mehmet Okur (Memo), Turkish basketball player

Famous Deaths

  • George Brent, American actor (Baby Face, Dark Victory, 42nd St), dies at 75