On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1872

Historical Events

  • 4th largest snowfall in NYC history (18")

Famous Birthdays

  • Norman Angell, British politician/cowboy/journalist, Nobel laureate (1933), (d. 1967)
1872 Highlights

About December 26, 1872

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn