On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1880

Famous Birthdays

  • Duncan Hines, American restaurant guide writer (Out of Kentucky Kitchens), born in Bowling Green, Kentucky (d. 1959)

Famous Deaths

  • Mariano Soriano Fuertes y Piqueras, Spanish composer, dies at 62
1880 Highlights

About March 26, 1880

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 6 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries