On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1842

Famous Birthdays

  • Heinrich Quincke, German internist and surgeon (introduced lumbar puncture), born in Frankfurt an der Oder (d. 1922)
1842 Highlights

About August 26, 1842

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 179 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo