December 26, 1837 in History

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George Dewey, American admiral, naval hero in Battle of Manila Bay, born in Montpelier, Vermont (d. 1917)

Admiral George Dewey
Admiral
George Dewey

Deaths in History

  • Martinus van Marum, chemist/physicist (giant salamander), dies at 87