On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1871

Famous Birthdays

  • Camille Huysmans, Belgian premier (1946-47), born in Bilzen, Belgium (d. 1968)

Famous Deaths

  • Aimé Maillart, French opera composer (Les Dragons de Villars), dies at 54
1871 Highlights

About May 26, 1871

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini