On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1847

Historical Events

  • Moses Gerrish Farmer builds 1st miniature train for children to ride
  • The Liberian Declaration of Independence is signed making Liberia a sovereign nation, independent from the American Colonization Society
1847 Highlights

About July 26, 1847

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 174 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo