On This Day

April 25, 1792 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Guillotine first used in France, executes highwayman Nicolas Pelletier

Birthdays in History

  • John Keble, Anglican priest and founder (Oxford Movement), born in Fairford, Gloucestershire, England (d. 1886)

Deaths in History

  • Nicolas J Pelletier, French highwayman, 1st person guillotined
1792 in History