On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1885

Famous Weddings

  • "Little House On The Prairie" author Laura Ingalls (18) weds Almonzo James Wilder (28)

Famous Deaths

  • Reuben Fenton, American merchant and politician (22nd Governor of New York), dies at 66
1885 Highlights

About August 25, 1885

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 4 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo