What Happened on October 25, 1854

The Charge of the Light Brigade, a Brave and Foolish Tale

Historical Events

  • Prince Menshikov of Crimea occupies British base at Balaclava
  • The infamous "Charge of the Light Brigade" during the Battle of Balaclava in the Crimean War results in over 100 killed

1854 History

About October 25, 1854

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 168 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio