On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • Emma "Grandma" Gatewood, American ultra-light hiking pioneer and 1st woman to hike the Appalachian Trail alone, born in Mercerville, Ohio (d. 1973)
  • Willem Andriessen, Dutch composer and pianist (Beethoven), born in Haarlem, Netherlands (d. 1964)
1887 Highlights

About October 25, 1887

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio