February 26, 1981 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 3 Anglican missionaries detained in Iran since Aug 1980 are released
  • French Train Grande Vitesse averages 380 kph on trial run

Birthdays in History

  • Johnathan Wendel, American professional video gamer

Deaths in History

  • FC Terborgh, [Reijnier Flaes], lawyer/writer (Turkish War), dies at 79
  • Munabi, assistant to Uganda president Obote, murdered
  • Robert Aickman, English writer and conservationist (b. 1914)