On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1795

Famous Deaths

  • Alessandro Cagliostro [Giuseppe Balsamo], Italian adventurer and magician (Prince of Quacks), dies while serving a life imprisonment for being a freemason in Castel Sant'Angelo at 52
1795 Highlights

About August 26, 1795

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 225 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo