On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1876

Historical Events

  • Indian Wars: In retaliation for the American defeat at the Battle of the Little Bighorn, United States Army troops sack Chief Dull Knife's sleeping Cheyenne village at the headwaters of the Powder River.

Famous Birthdays

  • Princess Victoria Melita of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Grand Duchess of Hesse, born in San Anton Palace, Attard, British Malta (d. 1936)
1876 Highlights

About November 25, 1876

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius