On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Flury, Swiss composer, born in Biberist, Switzerland (d. 1967)
  • Rudolf Dassler, German entrepreneur who founded sportswear company Puma, born in Herzogenaurach, Germany (d. 1974)
1896 Highlights

About March 26, 1896

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries