Historical Events on August 26, 1846

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Felix Mendelssohn's oratorio "Elijah" premieres at the Birmingham Festival in England

Composer and Pianist Felix Mendelssohn
Composer and Pianist
Felix Mendelssohn
  • W A Bartlett appointed 1st US mayor of Yerba Buena (San Francisco)