On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1789

Historical Events

  • The National Constituent Assembly adopts the Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen at the beginning of the French Revolution

Famous Birthdays

  • Abbas Mirza, Prince of Persia (d. 1833)
1789 Highlights

About August 26, 1789

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 231 years and 2 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo