On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1878

Artist's 'Rocket' Shot Down in Flames

Famous Birthdays

  • Marshall Taylor, American track cyclist (first African-American world champion; 1899 World Track C'ships), born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 1932)
1878 Highlights

About November 26, 1878

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius