On 26th Sep 1960 for the first time in U.S. history, a debate between major party presidential candidates was shown on television. John F. Kennedy, a young, Democratic senator, emerged as a clear winner against Richard Nixon, the...More
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West Side Story premiered on Broadway in 1957 and turned into one of the longest initial runs in Broadway history.
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'Abbey Road' by Beatles was released in the UK in 1969. The recording sessions for the album were the last in which all four Beatles participated.
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On the morning of Sep 26th in 1983, Stanislav Petrov helped prevent the outbreak of nuclear war. His computers falsely identified several U.S. missiles headed toward Moscow and Petrov decided to regard the warnings as a false alarm.
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Olivia Newton-John, who played Sandy in the musical 'Grease' turns 69.
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On 26th September in 1984 Britain and China have finalised an agreement which will end more than 150 years of UK rule in Hong Kong.
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In 1960 Fidel Castro criticized U.S. policy toward Cuba and other nations in Latin America, Asia, and Africa for over 4 hours in what is still the longest speech given at the United Nations.
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On 26th Sep in 1580, English seaman Francis Drake returned to Plymouth, England, in the Golden Hind, becoming the first British navigator to sail the earth.
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John F. Kennedy Jr.