On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1799

Historical Events

Historic Event

George Washington is eulogized by Colonel Henry Lee as "1st in war, 1st in peace & 1st in hearts of his countrymen"

1799 Highlights

About December 26, 1799

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 222 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn