What Happened on June 26, 1894

Historical Events

Historic Invention

Karl Benz of Germany receives US patent for gasoline-driven auto

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Wirges, American orchestra leader (Growing Paynes), born in Buffalo, New York (d. 1971)
1894 Highlights

About June 26, 1894

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 128 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer