On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1871

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Niellon, Belgian brigade general, dies at 76
  • Sophia Hawthorne, American writer, painter and illustrator, dies at 61
1871 Highlights

About February 26, 1871

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 150 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces