On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1887

Historical Events

  • George Lohmann took 1st 8-wkt haul in test cricket, 8-35 at SCG

Famous Birthdays

  • Benegal Narsing Rau, India, President of UN Security Council (1950)
  • Grover Cleveland Alexander, HOF baseball pitcher (Phillies, Cubs)
  • Stefan Grabinski, Polish writer (d. 1936)
1887 Highlights

About February 26, 1887

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 8 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces