On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1775

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Continental Congress creates United States Post Office (U.S.P.O.) in Philadelphia under Benjamin Franklin

United States Founding Father Benjamin Franklin
United States Founding Father
Benjamin Franklin

1775 Highlights

About July 26, 1775

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 245 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo