On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Brackman, American artist, born in Odes'ka Oblast, Ukraine (d. 1980)

Famous Deaths

  • Hieronymus Theodor Richter, German mineralogist and co-discoverer of the element indium, dies at 73
  • Louis Laurent Gabriel de Mortillet, French anthropologist who was the first to organize and classify Stone Age cultures into a chronological sequence of epochs, dies at 77
1898 Highlights

About September 25, 1898

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra