On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1881

Historical Events

  • 43rd Grand National: Irish jockey Tommy Beasley wins his second consecutive GN aboard 11/2 co-favourite Woodbrook

Famous Birthdays

Béla Bartok

Béla Bartok, Hungarian composer and pianist (Concerto for Orchestra), born in Nagyszentmiklós, Kingdom of Hungary, Austria-Hungary (d. 1945)

  • Louis Dosfel, Flemish lawyer and writer (Assault!)
  • Mary Webb, English writer (Gone to Earth) born in Leighton, England (d. 1927)
1881 Highlights

About March 25, 1881

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries