On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 2005

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Chicago beats Houston, 1-0 in Game 4 at Minute Maid Park to sweep Astros and win White Sox first Baseball World Series in 88 years; Chicago outfielder Jermaine Dye MVP

Famous Deaths

  • Keith Parkinson, American fantasy artist, dies of Leukemia at 47