On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1873

Famous Birthdays

  • C.G.N. de Vooys, Dutch translator and founder (New Taalgids), born in Gouda, Netherlands (d. 1955)
  • Olaf Gulbransson, Norwegian artist, born in Oslo, Norway (d. 1958)

Famous Deaths

  • August Conradi, German organist and composer, dies at 51
1873 Highlights

About May 26, 1873

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini