On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1835

Historical Events

  • New York Sun publishes Moon hoax story about John Herschel

Famous Deaths

  • Ann Rutledge, said to be Abraham Lincoln's true love, dies at 22
1835 Highlights

About August 25, 1835

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 185 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo