On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1868

Historical Events

  • US President Andrew Johnson is acquitted by the Senate by one vote during his impeachment trial

Famous Deaths

  • Michael Barrett, Irish nationalist, last British public execution
1868 Highlights

About May 26, 1868

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini