On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1916

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • The US Protests the 'Blacklist' issued by the British forbidding trade with some 30 US firms

Famous Deaths

  • Gellio Benevenuto Coronaro, composer, dies at 52
  • Sally Louisa Tompkins, American nurse and philanthrophist, only commissioned woman in US Confederate Army, dies at 82