On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1826

Historical Events

  • Granite Railway (1st chartered railway in US) begins operations

Famous Birthdays

  • William Brimage Bate, American Brigadier-General (Confederate Army) and 23rd Governor of Tennessee (1882-86)
1826 Highlights

About October 7, 1826

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 193 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra