What Happened on February 26, 1802

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Victor Hugo, French author (Hunchback of Notre Dame, Les Miserables), born in Besançon, France (d. 1885)

Author Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo

Famous Deaths

  • Esek Hopkins, American Revolutionary War admiral and Commander in Chief of the Continental Navy, dies at 83