What Happened on January 25, 1858

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Felix Mendelssohn's "Wedding March" first played, at wedding of Queen Victoria's daughter Princess Victoria, to crown prince of Prussia

Composer and Pianist Felix Mendelssohn
Composer and Pianist
Felix Mendelssohn
Queen of the United Kingdom Victoria
Queen of the United Kingdom
Victoria

Famous Birthdays

  • Giuseppi Radiciotti, composer
  • Kokichi Mikimoto, Japanese pearl farm pioneer (d. 1954)