On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1988

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Mike Schmidt sets NL record appearing in 2,155 games at 3rd base, as Phillies & NY Mets end that game at 2:13 AM

MLB Third Baseman Mike Schmidt
MLB Third Baseman
Mike Schmidt

Famous Deaths

  • Fazlur Rahman, Pakistani modernist scholar, dies at 68
1988 Highlights

About July 26, 1988

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo