What Happened on January 26, 1887

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Battle of Dogali: Abyssinian Emperor John IV defeats Italians

Famous Birthdays

  • Enrique E Ecker, Curacao, bacteriologist
  • Fran├žois Faber, Luxembourgian cyclist (d. 1915)
  • Marc A "Pete" Mitscher, US lt-admiral (WW II-Task Force 58)