On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1874

Historical Events

  • 2nd Preakness: William Donohue aboard Culpepper wins in 2:56.5

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestHenri Farman

Henri Farman, British-French aviator who broke several aviation records, born in Paris (d. 1958)

Aviator Henri Farman
Aviator
Henri Farman

1874 Highlights

About May 26, 1874

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 146 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini