On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1799

Famous Birthdays

  • Isaac Babbitt, American goldsmith who invented babbitt's metal for bearings, born in Taunton, Massachusetts (d. 1862)
1799 Highlights

About July 26, 1799

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 221 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo