What Happened on May 26, 1874

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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
Henri Farman
  • Henry Farman, French aviation pioneer (double decker)