What Happened on December 26, 1861

Famous Birthdays

  • Friedrich Engel, German mathematician (group theory), born in Lugau, Saxony, German Federation (d. 1941)

Famous Deaths

  • Philip St. George Cocke, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), commits suicide at 52
1861 Highlights

About December 26, 1861

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 161 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn