On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1871

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Inventor Thomas Edison (24) marries 1st wife Mary Stilwell (16)

Inventor Thomas Edison
Thomas Edison

LoveWedding of Interest

Writer Ambrose Bierce (29) weds Mary Ellen Day

Writer & Satirist Ambrose Bierce
Writer & Satirist
Ambrose Bierce

1871 Highlights

About December 25, 1871

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn