On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • John Moores, British businessman, born in Lancashire, England (d. 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • Frans Baeckelmans, Flemish architect (Court of Justice), dies at 68
  • Frederic Leighton, President of the Royal Academy (1878-96), dies
1896 Highlights

About January 25, 1896

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 124 years and 9 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius