Historical Events In 1925
Wednesday, 08 April 2020
Mar 18 The worst tornado in U.S. history passes through eastern Missouri, southern Illinois, and southern Indiana, killing 695 people, injuring some 13,000 people, and causing seventeen million dollars in property damage. Known as the "Tri-State Tornado on this day in history.
Mar 19 On this day in history angelo G Roncalli (Pope John XXIII) becomes a bishop
Mar 20 George N Curzon, British Foreign minister (1919-22), dies at 66 in the year 1925.
Mar 20 James Pickles, judge on this day in history.
Mar 21 On this day in history edinburgh's Murreyfield Stadium officially opens
Mar 21 On this day in history iran adopts Khorshidi solar Hijrah calendar
Mar 21 John E Grotberg, (Rep-R-IL, 1985-86) on this day in history.
Mar 23 Aleksei Kuropatkin, Russian general/minister of War, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Mar 23 In the year 1925 tennessee becomes 1st state to outlaw teaching theory of evolution
Mar 23 In the year 1925 tennessee becomes first state to outlaw teaching theory of evolution
Mar 23 In the year 1925 the teaching of Darwins theory of evolution banned in Tennessee schools
Mar 24 In the year 1925 kSL-AM in Salt Lake City UT begins radio transmissions
Mar 25 Greece becomes a republic when King George is deposed on this day in history.
Mar 26 The birth of Pierre Boulez, French composer in the year 1925.
Mar 27 On this day in history carl G Neumann, German mathematician/physicist, dies at 92
Mar 29 Emlen Tunnell, NFL safety (Giants, Packers) on this day in history.
Mar 30 Ivo Malek, composer in the year 1925.
Mar 30 Rudolf Steiner, Austrian philosopher (anthroposophy), dies at 64 in the year 1925.
Mar 30 Stalin supports rights of non-Serbian Yugoslavians in the year 1925.
Mar 31 In the year 1925 wOWO-AM, Ft Wayne Indiana begins radio transmission (500 watts)
Apr 01 On this day in history 1st transmission of Danish state radio
Apr 01 Francis William Davenport, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1925 hebrew University, Jerusalem dedicated [see May 9, 1925]
Apr 02 George MacDonald Fraser, poet/author (Flashman at the Charge) in the year 1925.
Apr 03 In the year 1925 great Britain goes back to gold standard
Apr 03 In the year 1925 netherlands & Belgium sign accord of Westerschelde
Apr 03 On this day in history tony Benn, British minister of technology (1968)
Apr 05 In the year 1925 belgian Workers Party wins parliamentary election
Apr 05 On this day in history yankees whip Dodgers in exhibition 16-9 but Babe Ruth collapses in North Carolina due to an ulcer
Apr 06 In the year 1925 1st film shown on an airplane (British Air)
Apr 06 Arthur D Larsen, tennis champ (US Open-1950) on this day in history.
Apr 08 In the year 1925 first planned night landings on a carrier, USS Langley, by VF-1
Apr 08 Hebrew University, Jerusalem dedicated [see May 9, 1925] in the year 1925.
Apr 09 Babe Ruth rushed to hospital on this day in history.