What Happened on February 26, 1859

Historical Events

Chess History

Paul Morphy's chess match vs Augustus Mongredien begins; Morphy wins

Famous Deaths

  • Ferdinand Schubert, Austrian composer, brother of Franz Schubert, dies at 64
1859 Highlights

About February 26, 1859

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 164 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces