On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 2015

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Richard III of England (1452-1485) is reburied at Leicester Cathedral in England, after being discovered under a carpark in Leicester in 2012

King of England Richard III
King of England
Richard III

Famous Deaths

  • John Renbourn, English folk guitarist and songwriter (Pentangle), dies of a heart attack at 70
  • Tomas Tranströmer, Swedish poet (Nobel Prize for Literature - 2011), dies at 83