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What Happened on May 26, 1877

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestIsadora Duncan

Isadora Duncan, American free form/interpretative dancer, born in San Francisco, California (d. 1927)

  • Jean Schlumberger, French writer (La Mort de Sparte), born in Guebwiller, Alsace-Lorraine (d. 1968)
  • Sadao Araki, Japanese general, Minister of War (1931-34), born in Tokyo, Japan (d. 1966)
1877 Highlights

About May 26, 1877

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini