October 1825 in History

Events in History

  • Oct 7 Miramichi Fire - forest fire disaster in New Brunswick
  • Oct 17 1st French Liszts operette Don Sanche premieres in Paris
  • Oct 26 Erie Canal between Hudson River & Lake Erie opens

Birthdays in History

  • Oct 1 Raleigh Edward Colston, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Paris (d. 1896)
  • Oct 10 Paul Kruger, 3rd President of South African Republic (1883-1900), born in Steynsburg, Cape Colony (d. 1904)
  • Oct 11 Conrad Ferdinand Meyer, Swiss writer, born in Z├╝rich (d. 1898)
  • Oct 11 Elkanah Brackin Greer, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Paris, Tennessee (d. 1877)
  • Oct 15 Marie of Prussia, Queen consort of Bavaria (1848-64), born in Berlin City Palace, Prussia (d. 1889)
  • Oct 16 Thomas Turpin Crittenden, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Huntsville, Alabama (d. 1905)
  • Oct 31 Charles Lavigerie, French Catholic cardinal, born in Bayonne, France (d. 1892)

Deaths in History

  • Oct 13 Maximilian I of Bavaria (b. 1756)