What Happened on December 26, 1879

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Johannes Brahms' "Tragic Ouverture" premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Armen Tigran Tigranyan, Armenian music composer and conductor, born in Alexandropol, Armenia (d. 1950)
  • Julius Weismann, German pianist, conductor, and composer (SchwanenweiƟ), born in Freiburg im Breisgau (d. 1950)