What Happened on August 26, 1846

Historical Events

Music History

Felix Mendelssohn's oratorio "Elijah" premieres at the Birmingham Festival in England

  • W. A. Bartlett appointed 1st US mayor of Yerba Buena (San Francisco)

About August 26, 1846

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 176 years, 6 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo