November 26, 1898 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • -27) Snow/ice storm over US; 455 die
  • SS Portland “The Titanic of New England” leaves for Cape Cod, shipwrecked off Cape Ann, all 192 on board killed

Birthdays in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Karl Ziegler, German chemist and Nobel Laureate (polymers), born in Helsa, German Empire (d. 1973)

Chemist/Nobel Laureate Karl Ziegler
Chemist/Nobel Laureate
Karl Ziegler