On This Day

February 26, 1984 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Last US marines in multinational peacekeeping force in Lebanon left Beirut
  • Reverend Jesse Jackson acknowledges that he called NYC "Hymietown"
  • Robert Penn Warren, Pulitzer Prize winner, named 1st US poet laureate

Weddings in History

  • Pak Awang (84) marries 80th spouse