On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1850

Historical Events

Historic Discovery

Robert McClure sights the fabled Northwest Passage for the first time (from Banks Island towards Melville Island)

1850 Highlights

About October 26, 1850

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 171 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio