On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1907

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Louis Botha Het Volk Party wins a majority in the election in Transvaal, South Africa
  • Royal Oil & Shell merge to form British Petroleum (BP)
  • US Congress raised their own salaries to $7,500

Famous Birthdays

  • Dub Taylor [Walter Clarence Taylor Jr], American character actor (Gunsmoke), born in Richmond, Virginia (d. 1994)