On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1852

Famous Birthdays

  • Frederick Corder, British composer (The Nabob's Pickle), born in Hackney, London, England (d. 1932)
  • Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza, Italian-French explorer of the Congo (Brazzaville named after him), born in Rome, Papal States (d. 1905)
1852 Highlights

About January 26, 1852

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 169 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius