What Happened on October 25, 1859

Famous Birthdays

  • Hélène Swarth, Dutch author (Lonely Flowers), born in Amsterdam (d. 1941)

Famous Weddings

Chester A. Arthur

US President Chester A. Arthur (30) weds Ellen Herndon (22) at Calvary Episcopal Church in NYC, New York

1859 Highlights

About October 25, 1859

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 163 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio