February 26, 1954 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • 1st typesetting machine (photo engraving) used, Quincy Mass
  • Michigan rep Ruth Thompson (R) introduces legislation to ban mailing "obscene, lewd, lascivious or filthy" phonograph (rock & roll) records

Birthdays in History

  • Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Prime Minister of Turkey, born in Kasımpaşa, Istanbul

Deaths in History

  • William Inge, English theologist and Deacon St Paul's Cathedral, dies at 93
  • William R Inge, English theologist/philosopher, dies at 93