What Happened on September 26, 1898

Historical Events

  • Victor Herbert and Harry Smith's operetta "The Fortune Teller" premieres at Wallack's Theater, New York City

Famous Birthdays

George GershwinGeorge Gershwin (1898-1937)

American composer (An American in Paris, Porgy And Bess, Summertime), born in Brooklyn, New York

1898 Highlights

About September 26, 1898

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra