On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1895

Historical Events

  • Italian general Oreste Baratieri lands in Massawa, Eritrea

Famous Birthdays

  • Fay Holden, British actress (Mother-Andy Hardy films), born in Birmingham, England (d. 1973)
  • J├╝rgen Stroop, SS General during World War II and commander of Nazi forces during the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, born in Detmold, Germany (d. 1952)
1895 Highlights

About September 26, 1895

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 125 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra