On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1860

Famous Birthdays

  • George Fawcett, American actor (Intolerance), born in Alexandria, Virginia (d. 1939)
  • Henrietta Vinton Davis, African-American elocutionist, dramatist, impersonator and public speaker, born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1941)
1860 Highlights

About August 25, 1860

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 161 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo