1826 was a free year.
January 14 - Matica Srpska was founded in Pest on the initiative of Jovan Hadzic.
February 24 - The Peace of Jandabo is signed, ending the First Anglo-Burmese War.
May 10 - St. George's Assembly in Kragujevac (1826)
February 22 - Svetozar Miletic, Serbian politician in Hungary
April 6 - Gustave Moreau, French painter
April 13 - Kosta Cukic, Serbian economist and politician
May 3 - Charles XV of Sweden, King of Sweden and Norway
June 10 - Bogoboj Atanacković, Serbian writer and lawyer († 1858)
September 26 - Ljubomir Nenadović, Serbian writer. († 1895)
June 5 - Carl Maria von Weber, German composer
June 7 - Josef von Fraunhofer, German physicist
July 4 - John Adams, US President. (* 1735).
July 4 - Thomas Jefferson, US President. (* 1743).
List of years
List of decades
List of centuries