What Happened on July 25, 1824

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Costa Rica annexes Guanacaste from Nicaragua.

Famous Birthdays

  • George B. Vashon, American, lawyer, academic and poet, first African American lawyer in NY, born in Carlisle, Pennsylvania (d. 1878)
  • Richard James Oglesby, American politician and Major General (Union Army), born in Oldham County, Kentucky (d. 1899)