On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1988

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Mehran Karimi Nasseri arrives at Charles de Gaulle International Airport.

Famous Birthdays

  • Danielle Savre, American actress
  • Evan Ross, American actor
  • Princess Maria Laura of Belgium, Archduchess of Austria-Este

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos PaiĆ£o, Portuguese singer (b. 1957)
  • Paul Francis Lloyd, entertainer, dies