On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1869

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Franz Schubert's Symphony number 4, "The Tragic", premieres

Composer Franz Schubert
Composer
Franz Schubert
  • US 15th Amendment guaranteeing right to vote sent to states to ratify

Famous Birthdays

  • Nadezhda Krupskaya, Russian revolutionary and wife of Vladimir Lenin, born in St. Petersburg, Russia (d. 1939)
1869 Highlights

About February 26, 1869

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces