On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1802

Famous Birthdays

Victor Hugo

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
1802 Highlights

About February 26, 1802

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 219 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces