On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1875

Historical Events

  • Lambs Club in New York forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Theodor Innitzer, cardinal/archbishop Vienna
  • Walter Lees, English cricket fast bowler (5 Tests, 26 wickets), born in Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, England (d. 1924)

Famous Deaths

  • Young Tom Morris, Scottish golfer (British Open 1868-70, 72), dies of pulmonary haemorrhage at 24
1875 Highlights

About December 25, 1875

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 10 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn