July 25, 1866 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 25th US Postmaster General: Alexander W Randall of Wisconsin takes office
  • David Faragut appointed as 1st admiral in US Navy

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ulysses S. Grant named 1st general of Army

US President & Union General Ulysses S. Grant
US President & Union General
Ulysses S. Grant

Birthdays in History

  • Frederick Frost Blackman, English botanist