February 26, 1802 in History

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Victor Hugo, French author (Hunchback of Notre Dame, Les Miserables), born in Besançon, France (d. 1885)

Author Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo

Deaths in History

  • Esek Hopkins, American Revolutionary War admiral and Commander in Chief of the Continental Navy, dies at 83