On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1894

Historical Events

  • King Lafia "Absalamu" of Nikki signs accord with France

Famous Birthdays

  • James Charles McGuigan, Catholic cardinal archbishop of Toronto, born in Hunter River, Prince Edward Island, Canada (d. 1974)

Person of interestNorbert Wiener

Norbert Wiener, American mathematician who founded cybernetics, born in Columbia, Missouri (d. 1964)

Mathematician Norbert Wiener
Norbert Wiener

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Russian emperor Nicholas II (26) weds Alexandra Feodorovna (22) at the Grand Church of the Winter Palace in St Petersburg, Russia

1894 Highlights

About November 26, 1894

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius