What Happened on August 25, 1819

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Allan Pinkerton, American private detective and founder of Chicago detective agency, born in Glasgow (d. 1894)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

James Watt, Scottish inventor, mechanical engineer and chemist (steam engine), dies at 83

Inventor, Engineer and Chemist James Watt
Inventor, Engineer and Chemist
James Watt