On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 1857

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Sprague, American inventor who installed the first U.S. electric trolley system in Richmond, Virgina, born in Milford, Connecticut (d. 1934)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Napoleon Ney, French politician, dies at 54
1857 Highlights

About July 25, 1857

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo