Sunday August 26, 1888
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

August 26, 1888: Day of the Week

August 26, 1888 was the 239th day of the year 1888 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 127 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is dimanche.

A person born on this day will be 135 years old today. If that same person saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $23,494.50 today.

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Here’s the August 1888 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1888 calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Virgo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Peridot is the modern birthstone for this month. Diamond is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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