On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • Clem Beauchamp, American film actor, stuntman, and production manager (Tarzan; Dick Tracy; The Adventures of Superman), born in Bloomfield, Iowa (d. 1992)
  • Peggy Guggenheim, American art patron & collector, born in NYC, New York (d. 1979)
1898 Highlights

About August 26, 1898

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 123 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo