On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1839

Historical Events

Famous Photo

Henry Fox Talbot exhibits early photographs to the Royal Institution in the UK

Famous Birthdays

  • Seldon Connor, American banker, 35th Governor of Maine, and Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Fairfield, Maine, (d. 1917)
1839 Highlights

About January 25, 1839

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 183 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius