On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1876

Famous Birthdays

  • Adolf Otto Reinhold Windaus, Nobel laureate (d. 1959)

Person of interestMohammed Ali Jinnah

Muhammad Ali Jinnah [Mahomedali Jinnahbhai], Founder of Pakistan who led the All-India Muslim League (1913-47) until he achieved his dream of Pakistan and became its 1st Governor-General (1947-48), born in Karachi, Bombay Presidency, British India (d. 1948)

Founder of Pakistan Mohammed Ali Jinnah
Founder of Pakistan
Mohammed Ali Jinnah

1876 Highlights

About December 25, 1876

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn