On This Day

What Happened on June 26, 1730

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestCharles Messier

Charles Messier, French astronomer (cataloguer of "M objects"), born in Badonviller, Lorraine, France (d. 1817)

Astronomer Charles Messier
Charles Messier

1730 Highlights

About June 26, 1730

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 290 years and 8 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer