What Happened on July 26, 1872

Famous Birthdays

  • George Louis Beer, American historian (authority on British colonies), born in Staten Island, New York (d. 1920)
Born in 1872

Famous Deaths

  • Michele Carafa, Italian-French opera composer, and educator (Paris Conservatoire, 1840-58), dies at 84
1872 Highlights

About July 26, 1872

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 150 years and 8 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo