On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1871

Famous Birthdays

  • Winsor McCay, American cartoonist (Little Nemo), born in Spring Lake, Michigan (d. 1934)

Famous Deaths

  • Cipriani Potter, English pianist and composer, dies at 78
1871 Highlights

About September 26, 1871

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra