On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1820

Famous Birthdays

  • Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, father of Bengali prose (Exile of Sita), born in Birsingha, Bengal Presidency, British India (d. 1891)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestDaniel Boone

Daniel Boone, American frontiersman and explorer (US Hall of Fame 1915), dies at 85

Frontiersman and Explorer Daniel Boone
Frontiersman and Explorer
Daniel Boone

1820 Highlights

About September 26, 1820

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 200 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra