On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1820

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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 Daniel Boone
Daniel Boone