On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1855

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Hervey, Irish orchestral and operatic composer, and musicologist, born in Paris, France (d. 1922)

Famous Deaths

  • GĂ©rard de Nerval, French writer (b. 1808)
1855 Highlights

About January 26, 1855

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 166 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius