On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1867

Famous Birthdays

  • James W. Gerard, American jurist and diplomat, born in Geneseo, New York (d. 1951)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestMichael Faraday

Michael Faraday, English scientist discovered electromagnetic induction, invented 1st electric motor, dies at 75

Scientist and Inventor Michael Faraday
Scientist and Inventor
Michael Faraday

1867 Highlights

About August 25, 1867

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo