On This Day

February 26, 1901 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

British General Kitchener confers with Boer general Louis Botha about peace conditions, which break down over the question of amnesty for some Boers

General and Secretary of War Horatio Kitchener
General and Secretary of War
Horatio Kitchener
1st Prime Minister of South Africa Louis Botha
1st Prime Minister of South Africa
Louis Botha

Deaths in History

  • Chi-hsui, during Boxer Rebellion in China, beheaded
  • Hsu Cheng-yu, during Boxer Rebellion in China, beheaded
1901 in History