On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1798

Famous Birthdays

  • Eugène Delacroix, French painter and etcher (Journal), born in Charenton-Saint-Maurice, Île-de-France, France (d. 1863)
  • James Beckwourth, American fur trader and explorer, born in Frederick County, Virginia (d. 1867)
1798 Highlights

About April 26, 1798

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 222 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus