On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • J. Frank Dobie, American folklorist and newspaper columnist, born in Live Oak County, Texas (d. 1964)

Person of interestT. S. Eliot

T. S. Eliot, American poet (The Waste Land), dramatist and critic (Nobel Prize 1948), born in St Louis Missouri, (d. 1965)

Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate T. S. Eliot
Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate
T. S. Eliot

1888 Highlights

About September 26, 1888

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 132 years and 1 month
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra