What Happened on February 26, 1980

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Egypt & Israel exchange ambassadors for 1st time
  • Military coup under Desi Bouterse in Suriname

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Richard Hadlee scores Test Cricket century v Roberts, Garner, Holding, Croft

Cricketer Richard Hadlee
Richard Hadlee

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Fong, Hong Kong singer
  • Gary Majewski, Major League Baseball player