November 26, 1898 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • -27) Snow and ice storm over US kills 455
  • SS Portland “The Titanic of New England” leaves for Cape Cod, shipwrecked off Cape Ann, all 192 on board killed

Birthdays in History


Person of interestKarl Ziegler

Karl Ziegler, German chemist and Nobel Laureate (polymers), born in Helsa, German Empire (d. 1973)

Chemist/Nobel Laureate Karl Ziegler
Chemist/Nobel Laureate
Karl Ziegler