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What Happened on August 26, 1845

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestMary Ann Nichols

Mary Ann Nichols, English victim of Jack the Ripper, born in London (d. 1888)

First Victim of Jack the Ripper Mary Ann Nichols
First Victim of Jack the Ripper
Mary Ann Nichols

1845 Highlights

About August 26, 1845

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 175 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo