What Happened on December 26, 1890

Historical Events

  • King Mwanga of Uganda signs contract with East Africa Company

Famous Birthdays

  • Uncle Charlie Osborne, American fiddler (d. 1992)
Born in 1890

Famous Deaths

Heinrich SchliemannHeinrich Schliemann (1822-1890)

German archaeologist who rediscovered Troy, dies of cholesteatoma at 86

1890 Highlights

About December 26, 1890

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn