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Famous February 26th Birthdays

A look at the today’s big days, including a special one

Adam Chandler
February 26, 2013

Today is an abnormally special day in the history of birthdays. Among history’s titans, we celebrate:

Christopher Marlowe
Victor Hugo
Levi Strauss
Johnny Cash
Tony Randall
Fats Domino
Ariel Sharon
Ronald Lauder
Erykah Badu
Sharon Van Etten


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Adam Chandler was previously a staff writer at Tablet. His work has appeared in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Atlantic, Slate, Esquire, New York, and elsewhere. He tweets @allmychandler.