On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1881

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Thomas Edison and Alexander Graham Bell form the Oriental Telephone Company.

Famous Birthdays

  • Emil Ludwig, German biographer (Diana, Son of Man), born in Wrocław, Poland (d. 1948)

Famous Deaths

  • Konstantin Thon, Russian architect (Grand Kremlin Palace), dies at 86