Died on This Day (26-Sep)
|Jacques René Chirac was a French politician who served as President of France from 1995 to 2007.
|President of France
|John "Jackie" Sewell was an England International footballer.
|England International football player
|Jonathan Kendrick Lewis , also credited as Johnny K.
|American film and television actor
|Gloria Frances Stuart was an American actress, visual artist, and activist.
|American film and stage actress
|Edward Norval "Ed" Blankenheim was an American civil rights activist and one of the original 13 Freedom Riders who rode Greyhound buses in 1961 as part of the Civil Rights Movement, in an effort to desegregate transit systems.
|Civil War activist
|Willie Davies was a Welsh international dual-code rugby fly half who played rugby union for Swansea and rugby league for Bradford Northern.
|Welsh rugby player
|Evelyn Beatrice Roberts was a Welsh poet and novelist.
|Welsh poet and a writer
|Ernst-August Roth was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Luftwaffe during World War II.
|German general and Knight's Cross recipient
|A. Peter Dewey
|Albert Peter Dewey was an American Office of Strategic Services operative shot to death in a case of mistaken identity by Communist aligned Viet Minh troops on September 26, 1945.
|United States Army officer and journalist
|Daniel Boone was an American pioneer and frontiersman whose exploits made him one of the first folk heroes of the United States.
|Richard John Bingham, 7th Earl of Lucan , commonly known as Lord Lucan, was a British peer who disappeared after being suspected of murder.
|René Rivera, , known professionally as Mario Montez, was one of the Warhol superstars, appearing in thirteen of Andy Warhol's underground films from 1964 to 1966.
|Robert James Cassilly Jr. was an American sculptor, entrepreneur, and creative director based in St.
|Lowell Edward English was a highly decorated officer in the United States Marine Corps with the rank of major general who served in World War II, Korea and Vietnam.
|Recipient of the Purple Heart medal
|Robert Allen Palmer was an English singer-songwriter, musician and record producer.
|English singer-songwriter, musician
|Richard Mulligan was an American character actor known for his roles in the sitcoms Soap and Empty Nest ,.
|Alberto Moravia was an Italian novelist and journalist.
|Jessie Ball duPont
|Jessie Ball duPont was an American teacher, philanthropist and designated a Great Floridian by the Florida Department of State.
|Shyama Charan Lahiri , best known as Lahiri Mahasaya, was an Indian yogi guru who founded the Kriya Yoga school.
|The Taichang Emperor , personal name Zhu Changluo , was the 15th Emperor of the Ming dynasty.
|Ming Dynasty emperor