Historical Events In March - 26
Friday, 22 September 2023
1982 Paul McCartney &Stevie Wonder release "Ebony &Ivory" in the UK on March - 26.
1982 Soap opera "Capitol" premieres on March - 26.
1982 Agathe "Henriette" de Beaufort, writer (Dolly of Arnhem), dies at 91 on this day in history.
1983 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1983 Anthony F Blunt, British art historian/spy for USSR, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1985 On this day in history in Ottawa Ontario Brian Mulroney 1939- announces that his government is ending the National Energy Program, Alberta starts singing "Happy Days are Here Again"
1986 Geffen records signs Guns &Roses on this day in history.
1986 Bartlett Robinson, actor (Wendy & Me, Mona McCluskey), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1987 On this day in history hyderabad beat Delhi on first innings to win Ranji Trophy
1987 NASA launches Fltsatcom-6, it failed to reach orbit on this day in history.
1987 On this day in history walter Abel, actor (Suspicion), dies at 88
1989 On this day in history allison Finney wins LPGA Standard Register Turquoise Golf Classic
1989 On March - 26 first free elections in USSR 190 M votes cast; Boris Yeltsin wins
1990 On March - 26 62nd Academy Awards "Driving Miss Daisy", Daniel Day-Lewis, Jessica Tandy win
1990 International Chrysis, Transvestite actor (Q&A), dies of cancer at 38 on March - 26.
1990 On March - 26 62nd Academy Awards: "Driving Miss Daisy", Daniel Day-Lewis, Jessica Tandy win
1991 Fuel pipe explodes under 58th street &Lexington Ave, New York NY on March - 26.
1991 Victoria beat New South Wales by 7 wickets to win Sheffield Shield Final on this day in history.
1991 Frans Dohmen, union leader (Neth Catholic Mine Workers), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1992 Mike Tyson sentenced to 10 years in rape of Desiree Washington on this day in history.
1992 NHL New York Rangers clinch first NHL regular season championship in 50 years on March - 26.
1993 On March - 26 luis Falco, US choreographer (Fame, Angel Heart), dies at 50
1994 On this day in history talk show hostess Ricki Lake weds Rob Sussman
1994 On this day in history constantine Koukouchkine, Russ diplomat. murdered in Algeria at 41
1995 On March - 26 15th Golden Raspberry Awards Color of Night wins
1995 On this day in history 24th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Nanci Bowen
1995 Mashonaland beat Mashonaland U-24 by 165 runs to win Logan Cup on March - 26.
1995 Ottawa passes legislation ordering 30,000 striking railway employees back to work on March - 26.
1995 On this day in history rapper-E (Eazy Eric Wright), dies at 31
1995 On this day in history 15th Golden Raspberry Awards: Color of Night wins
1996 On March - 26 canada's Anik E-1 communications satellite suffers electronic fault in Space, loses 50% of its capacity.
1996 On this day in history last day of 1st-class cricket for Allan Border (Queensland vs Victoria)
1996 (Elizabeth Cissie) Charlton, football matriarch, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1997 NHL announce Might Ducks &Vancouver Canucks to open 1998 in Japan on March - 26.