On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1826

Famous Birthdays

  • Edmond van der Straeten, Belgian lawyer and musicologist, born in Oudenaarde, Belgium (d. 1895)

Person of interestGeorge McClellan

George McClellan, American Major General (Union Army), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1885)

Union General George McClellan
Union General
George McClellan

1826 Highlights

About December 3, 1826

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 194 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius