On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1850

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Bellamy, American author (Looking Backward) and socialist, born in Chicopee, Massachusetts (d. 1898)

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel Turell Armstrong, American politician and acting Governor of Massachusetts (1833- 36), dies at 65
1850 Highlights

About March 26, 1850

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 171 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries