What Happened on July 26, 1863

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Battle of Salineville OH, John Hunt Morgan & 364 troops surrender

Famous Birthdays

  • Jazeps Witols, composer

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sam Houston, 1st President of Republic of Texas (1836-38, 1841-44) who helped bring Texas into the United States as a constituent state, dies at 70

Texan Revolutionary Sam Houston
Texan Revolutionary
Sam Houston