On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1760

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

George III becomes King of Great Britain

King of Great Britain, Ireland and Hanover George III
King of Great Britain, Ireland and Hanover
George III

Famous Deaths


Person of interestGeorge II

George II [Georg August], King of Great Britain and Ireland, Elector of Hanover, dies at 76

King of Great Britain and Ireland George II
King of Great Britain and Ireland
George II

1760 Highlights

About October 25, 1760

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 259 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio