Birthdays in History in April 1825

  • Apr 5 David Rumph "Neighbor" Jones, Major General (Confederate Army)
  • Apr 11 Ferdinand Lassalle, French politician/founder (Allgemeiner)
  • Apr 13 Thomas D'Arcy McGee, Canadian journalist and politician (d. 1868)
  • Apr 25 Charles Dowd, American principal who was the 1st to propose standardized time zones (for America's railways), born in Madison, Connecticut (d. 1904)
  • Apr 28 James Winning McMillan, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Clark County, Kentucky (d. 1903)