On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1873

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Walter de la Mare, British poet and author (The Listeners, Memoirs of a Midget), born in Charlton, Kent (d. 1956)

Famous Deaths

  • Fyodor Petrovich Tolstoy, Russian painter (VP: Imperial Academy of Arts 1828-68), dies at 90
  • Walter de la Mare, British poet and author (The Listeners, Memoirs of a Midget), dies at 83