On This Day: December 26th
This is 361st day of the year and 5 days remain in the year.
Christopher Columbus established the first Spanish settlement in the New World.
James H. Nason received a patent for a coffee percolator.
The first Kwanzaa is celebrated.
The 33rd president of the United States, Harry S. Truman, died in Kansas City, Mo.
December 26 BirthdaysMao Zedong1893–1976, Founder of People's Republic of China
Carlton Fiskbaseball player
Steve Allencomedian, actor, author
Frederick IIHoly Roman emperor