On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1878

Historical Events

  • 1st US store to install electric lights, Philadelphia

Famous Birthdays

  • Isaiah Bowman, American geography/co-founder (Geographical Review)
1878 Highlights

About December 26, 1878

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn