On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 2007

Historical Events

  • Breeders' Cup Horse Racing, Monmouth Park; Day 1 winners: Maryfield, Nownownow, Corinthian

Famous Deaths

  • Dr. Arthur Kornberg, American Nobel Prize laureate in 1959 for the discovery of DNA polymerase (b. 1918)
  • Friedman Paul Erhardt, German-American TV chef (Chef Tell), dies at 63
  • Khun Sa, Burmese warlord (b. 1934)
  • Nicolae Dobrin, Romanian footballer (b. 1947)
2007 Highlights

About October 26, 2007

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio