Skip to main content
You have permission to edit this collection.
Edit
Today in history: Sept. 26
spotlight

Today in history: Sept. 26

  • 0

In 1960, the first-ever debate between presidential nominees took place as Democrat John F. Kennedy and Republican Richard M. Nixon faced off before a national TV audience from Chicago, and more events that happened on this day in history.

Related to this collection

Most Popular

In 1989, an earthquake measuring 6.9 in magnitude struck northern California, killing 63 people and causing $6 billion worth of damage, and mo…

  • Updated

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Danny Boyle, John Krasinski, Kamala Harris, Snoop Dogg, Viggo Morte…

In 1947, the House Un-American Activities Committee opened hearings into alleged Communist influence and infiltration in the U.S. motion pictu…

  • Updated

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Catherine Hardwicke, Judge Judy, Ken Watanabe, Kim Kardashian, Stev…

  • Updated

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Chuck Lorre, Esperanza Spalding, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lindsey Von…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Alan Jackson, Eminem, Felicity Jones, Marsha Hunt, Matthew Macfadye…

  • Updated

In 2011, Republican presidential candidates laced into each other in a debate; Mitt Romney emerged as still the person to beat, and more event…

  • Updated

In 2004, the Boston Red Sox rally past the New York Yankees to become first team to overcome 3-0 series deficit. See more sports moments from …

  • Updated

In 1962, in a nationally broadcast address, President John F. Kennedy revealed the presence of Soviet-built missile bases under construction i…

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

News Alerts

Breaking News