On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1776

Famous Deaths

David Hume

David Hume, Scottish philosopher and historian (A Treatise of Human Nature), dies of abdominal cancer at 65

1776 Highlights

About August 25, 1776

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 245 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo