On this day: August 26

Published On: Aug 19 2013 01:02:57 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 26 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

Major-league baseball makes its television debut, The Beatles release "Hey Jude," women stage a nationwide strike for equality, and aviation hero Charles Lindbergh dies, all on this day.

OTD August 26 - Mother Teresa
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By Evert Odekerken [CC BY 2.5 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5)], via Wikimedia Commons

1910: Missionary and humanitarian Mother Teresa, who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979, is born Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu in Skopje, Ottoman Empire. She died at age 87 on Sept. 5, 1997.

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