Historical Events in December 1825

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dec 6 President John Adams suggests establishment of a US observatory

2nd US President John Adams
2nd US President
John Adams
  • Dec 26 Decembrist uprising in Russia against Tsar Nicholas I begins [O.S. 14 December]
  • Dec 27 1st public railway using steam locomotive completed in England between Stockton and Darlington