On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1871

Historical Events

  • Gilbert and Sullivan collaborate for the first time, on their lost opera, Thespis. It does modestly well, but the two would not collaborate again for four years.
1871 Highlights

About December 26, 1871

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn