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What Happened on April 26, 1886

Famous Birthdays

  • Ğabdulla Tuqay, Tatar poet (Oh My Mother Tongue!), born in Quşlawıç, Kazan Governorate, Russian Empire (d. 1913)
  • Ma Rainey [Gertrude Pridgett], American singer "Mother of the Blues", born in Columbus, Georgia (d. 1939)
1886 Highlights

About April 26, 1886

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus