Today in History for 26th August 1981

Day of Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Events 1 - 2 of 2

- Space Shuttle vehicle moves to Launch Complex 39A for STS-2 mission
- Voyager 2 takes photos of Saturn's moon Titan

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 4 of 4

- Demetria McKinney, American actress
- Jesse Martin, Australian yachtsman
- Petey Williams, Canadian professional wrestler
- Tino Best, West Indian cricketer

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 2 of 2

- Lee Hays, rocker, dies of a heart attack
- Roger Nash Baldwin, founder (ACLU), dies at 97

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