On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1728

Famous Birthdays

  • Johann Heinrich Lambert, German scientist (d. 1777)

Famous Deaths

  • Anne Marie of OrlĂ©ans, Queen of Italy, dies at 58
1728 Highlights

About August 26, 1728

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 293 years and 2 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo