On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1876

Famous Birthdays

  • Bart van der Leck, Dutch painter (Style), born in Utrecht, Netherlands (d. 1958)

Willis Carrier

Willis Carrier, American engineer (developed modern air conditioning), born in Angola, New York (d. 1950)

Air Conditioning Engineer Willis Carrier
Air Conditioning Engineer
Willis Carrier

1876 Highlights

About November 26, 1876

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 10 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius