On this day, March 26

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On this day, March 26 | @paradaNHS

On this day, March 26, in 1920 the Philippine Legislature Act No. 2928 established the national flag of the Philippines.

The official calendar of the Republic of the Philippines: an almanac of Philippine commemorations enlivened with illustrations and information. –Manila: Presidential Communications Development and Strategic Planning Office, [2014].

On this day in 1979, Menachem Begin and Anwar Sadat signed the peace agreement for the countries of Israel and Egypt. The agreement was brokered by US President Jimmy Carter.

On this day in 1916, Robert Stroud killed a man. For this crime, he was imprisoned and called the “Birdman of Alcatraz” because of his research on bird diseases there.

March is Women’s Role in History Month (Proclamation No. 227, s. 1988).

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