On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 2015

Famous Deaths

  • Avijit Roy, Bangladeshi-American activist and blogger, killed by assailants in Dhaka, Bangladesh at 42

Person of interestEarl Lloyd

Earl Lloyd, 1st African American basketball player in the NBA, dies at 86

Basketball Player Earl Lloyd
Basketball Player
Earl Lloyd
  • Theodore Hesburgh, president (University of Notre Dame), dies at 97
2015 Highlights

About February 26, 2015

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Pisces