On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1857

Historical Events

  • Édouard-Léon Scott de Martinville receives a patent for his phonautograph, a device which created visual images of sound
  • Frederick Laggenheim takes 1st photo of a solar eclipse
1857 Highlights

About March 25, 1857

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries