On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1891

Historical Events

  • 1st buffalo purchased for Golden Gate Park

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Henrik Ibsen's "Hedda Gabler" premieres in Oslo

Playwright Henrik Ibsen
Playwright
Henrik Ibsen

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Bridge, PA, actor (North of Arizona, Badmen of the Hills)

Famous Deaths

  • Ted Barratt, English cricket spin bowler (10-43 vs Australia 1878), dies from consumption at 46
1891 Highlights

About February 26, 1891

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces