On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1742

Famous Deaths

  • Pylyp Orlyk, Ukrainian Zaporozhian Cossack starshina and diplomat, dies at 69
1742 Highlights

About May 26, 1742

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 278 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini