On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1884

Historical Events

  • 1st "World Championship" Baseball Series, Polo Grounds, NYC: Providence Grays (NL) beat NY Mets (American Association), 12-2 in 6 innings for 3 game sweep; game abandoned because of bitter cold

Famous Birthdays

  • Eduardo Barrios, Chilean novelist (The Love-Crazed Boy), born in Valpara√≠so, Chile (d. 1963)
1884 Highlights

About October 25, 1884

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio