What Happened on January 26, 1871

Historical Events

  • The Rugby Football Union is formed at a meeting of 21 clubs at the Pall Mall Restaurant, London, England
  • US income tax repealed

Famous Birthdays

  • Samuel Hopkins Adams [Warner Fabian], American journalist and muckraker (Average Jones), born in Dunkirk, New York (d. 1958)
Born in 1871

About January 26, 1871

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius