On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1891

Historical Events

  • France annexes Tahiti.
  • Henry James' "American" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacques Pirenne, Belgian historian and honorary secretary of King Leopold III of Belgium, born in Ghent, Belgium (d. 1972)
1891 Highlights

About July 26, 1891

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo