Know all Events, anniversaries, death, born that makes 26th March special in the world history.
Prohibition of smoking in enclosed public places in Scotland
American pathologist Jack Kevorkian was found guilty of second-degree murder for administering a lethal injection to a terminally ill man in an assisted-suicide campaign
Death of Anthony Blunt, British art historian and Soviet spy .
Israeli Prime Minster Menachem Begin and Egyptian President Anwar Sadat signed the Camp David Peace Accord, ending 30 years of war
Eastern Pakistan secedes from Pakistan and becomes Bangladesh
Death of Raymond Chandler, American detective novelist (created the private eye Philip Marlowe)
The US Army launched the Explorer III satellite .
Driving tests were introduced in Britain (voluntary until June 1935)
Death of Eddie Lang, American musician .
Birth of Tennessee Williams, playwright
Death of Cecil Rhodes, explorer and coloniser in Africa.
Birth of Guccio Gucci, founder of the eponymous store.
Birth of A.E. Housman, British poet
Death of William Bousfield whose execution was so bungled that thereafter prisoners legs were always pinioned. (Bousfield had murdered his wife and three children)
First Henley Royal Regatta staged.
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Guru Amar Das became the Third Sikh Guru
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