On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • John Grierson, Scottish documentary filmmaker (Drifters), born in Deanston, Stirling, Scotland (d. 1972)
  • Vicente Aleixandre, Spanish writer (Ambito, Bird of Paper, Nobel 1977), born in Seville, Spain (d. 1984)
1898 Highlights

About April 26, 1898

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 7 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus