On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1881

Famous Birthdays

  • Peder Gram, Danish composer, born in Copenhagen (d. 1956)

Person of interestJohn XXIII

Pope John XXIII [Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli], 261st Pope (1958-63), born in Bergamo, Lombardy, Italy (d. 1963)

Famous Deaths

  • Theobald Boehm, German inventor of the modern flute, dies at 87
1881 Highlights

About November 25, 1881

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius