On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 2009

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 96th Tour de France won by Alberto Contador of Spain
  • British Senior Open Men's Golf, Sunningdale: American Loren Roberts wins his second Open Senior title in a playoff with Mark McNulty and Fred Funk

Famous Deaths

  • Marcey Jacobson, American photographer (b. 1911)
  • Merce Cunningham, American choreographer (Acrobat in Every Soul is a Circus), dies at 90