What Happened on March 26, 1872

Historical Events

  • 7.8 earthquake shakes Owens Valley, California
  • Thomas J. Martin, of Alabama, receives a U.S. patent for a pipe and valve fire extinguisher system

About March 26, 1872

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries