Hans Remembers -News Headlines from 50 years ago today- July 26, 1969.
- A 6.8 earthquake struck Shantou, China. The Chinese government did not acknowledge it but it is believed that 3000 people were killed.
- 5th Dimension lead singers- Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr- were married on this date- they remain married 50 years later.
- Rolling Stone Magazine featured on its cover- Rolling Stones founder Brian Jones who died earlier in the month.