What Happened on February 26, 1893

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 2 Clydesdale horses set record by pulling 48 tons on a sledge, Mich
  • Einar Halvorsen skates world record 500m (48 sec)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivor A "I A" Richards, English poet/critic (Meaning of Meaning) [NS]
  • William Frawley, American actor (I Love Lucy, My 3 Sons), born in Burlington, Iowa (d. 1966)