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 Queen Victoria
Queen of the United Kingdom
Queen Victoria


Famous Birthdays

  • Giuseppi Radiciotti, Italian musicologist & composer, born in Iesi, Italy (d. 1931)
  • Mikimoto KĊkichi, Japanese entrepreneur & pearl farm pioneer, born in Toba, Japan (d. 1954)