October 26, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in History

  • Demetris Th. Gotsis, Greek poet and author, born in Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Pat Conroy, American writer (The Great Santini, Prince of Tides), born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 2016)

Deaths in History

  • Alexei Krylov, Russian engineer and mathematician, dies at 82
  • Paul Pelliot, French explorer (b. 1878)