On This Day

August 26, 1981 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Space Shuttle vehicle moves to Launch Complex 39A for STS-2 mission

USAVoyager 2 Spacecraft

Voyager 2 takes photos of Saturn's moon Titan

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NASA's Voyager 2 spacecraft launched atop its Titan/Centaur-7 launch vehicle
NASA's Voyager 2 spacecraft launched atop its Titan/Centaur-7 launch vehicle
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Deaths in History

  • Roger Nash Baldwin, American founder of the American Civil Liberties Union, dies at 97