April 25, 1862 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Capture of New Orleans LA by the Union under Flag Officer Farragut

US Civil War Admiral David Farragut
US Civil War Admiral
David Farragut

Birthdays in History

  • Edward Grey, English viscount of Fallodon/minister of Foreign affairs

Deaths in History

  • Charles Ferguson Smith, US Union Gen-Maj, dies of infection at 55