Historical Events In August - 25
Friday, 18 September 2020
1900 Mary Bruce, dance Teacher on August - 25.
1900 On this day in history friedrich Nietschze, philosopher (Also sprach Zarathustra), dies at 55
1901 On this day in history kjeld Abell, Danish playwright/director (Tivoli)
1901 Clara Maass, army nurse sacrificied her life at 25 to prove that the mosquito carries yellow fever on August - 25.
1902 The first Arabic language US daily newspaper begins publication in New York City on this day in history.
1902 On August - 25 stefan Wolpe, Berlin Germany, composer (Zeus & Elidco)
1903 Bruno Bettelheim, Austrian/US psycho-analyst (Uses of Enchantment) on this day in history.
1904 Jim Jefferies KOsJack Munroe & retains boxing heavyweight title on this day in history.
1904 James J Jeffries TKOs Jack Munroe in 2 for heavyweight boxing title on August - 25.
1905 On this day in history clara Bow, Bkln, actress (Wings, Down to the Sea in Ships)
1906 On this day in history eugen Gerstenmaier, German politician (CDU)
1907 Desmond Flower, publisher on this day in history.
1908 On August - 25 allen Winter wins US first $50,000 trotting race
1908 On August - 25 allen Winter wins US 1st $50,000 trotting race
1908 Esther Waterhouse, doctor/methodist on August - 25.
1909 Arwel Hughes, composer on this day in history.
1910 30th US Mens Tennis: Wm Larned beats Thomas Bundy (61 57 60 68 61) on this day in history.
1910 J B Charles, [Willem H Nagel], criminologist/writer on August - 25.
1911 On August - 25 jacopo Napoli, composer
1912 On August - 25 1st time an aircraft recovers from a spin
1912 Erich Honecker, Germany, Pres (East Germany) on this day in history.
1913 On this day in history walt Kelly, cartoonist, creator (Pogo)
1914 On this day in history -26] Belgian offensive at Antwerp
1914 On August - 25 alexei Haieff, Blagovestchensk Siberia, composer (Princess Zondilda)
1915 Hurricane kills 275 in Galveston, Texas with $50 million damage on this day in history.
1915 Walter Trampler, Munich Germany, violist (Beaux Arts Trio) on August - 25.
1916 National Park Service established in the Dept of the Interior on August - 25.
1916 The US National Park Service is established on August - 25.
1916 On August - 25 dept of Interior forms National Park Service
1916 Erich Von Stroheim Jr, actor/director (Napoleon, Sunset Blvd) on this day in history.
1917 37th US Mens Tennis: R Lindley Murray beats N W Niles (57 86 63 63) on August - 25.
1917 Don Defore, Cedar Rapids Iowa, actor (George-Hazel, Ozzie & Harriet) on this day in history.
1918 The birth of Leonard Bernstein, Composer and conductor on August - 25.
1918 On August - 25 leonard Bernstein, Lawrence MA, conductor/composer (West Side Story)