On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1876

Historical Events

  • 1st Belgian parachute jump (Glorieux)

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Llewellyn, South African cricketer (South African lefty all-rounder 1896-1912), born in Pietermaritzberg, Natal (d. 1964)
  • Edith Abbott, American social worker and educator (University of Chicago Social Sciences), born in Grand Island, Nebraska (d. 1957)
1876 Highlights

About September 26, 1876

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 145 years and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra