On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1887

Day of the Week: Saturday

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)