Historical Events In August - 25
Friday, 27 November 2020
1900 Mary Bruce, dance Teacher on this day in history.
1900 On August - 25 friedrich Nietschze, philosopher (Also sprach Zarathustra), dies at 55
1901 On this day in history kjeld Abell, Danish playwright/director (Tivoli)
1901 On this day in history clara Maass, army nurse sacrificied her life at 25 to prove that the mosquito carries yellow fever
1902 On this day in history the first Arabic language US daily newspaper begins publication in New York City.
1902 On this day in history stefan Wolpe, Berlin Germany, composer (Zeus & Elidco)
1903 On this day in history bruno Bettelheim, Austrian/US psycho-analyst (Uses of Enchantment)
1904 On August - 25 jim Jefferies KOsJack Munroe & retains boxing heavyweight title
1904 James J Jeffries TKOs Jack Munroe in 2 for heavyweight boxing title on August - 25.
1905 Clara Bow, Bkln, actress (Wings, Down to the Sea in Ships) on this day in history.
1906 On August - 25 eugen Gerstenmaier, German politician (CDU)
1907 Desmond Flower, publisher on this day in history.
1908 Allen Winter wins US first $50,000 trotting race on this day in history.
1908 Allen Winter wins US 1st $50,000 trotting race on this day in history.
1908 On August - 25 esther Waterhouse, doctor/methodist
1909 On August - 25 arwel Hughes, composer
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 Jacopo Napoli, composer on this day in history.
1912 1st time an aircraft recovers from a spin on this day in history.
1912 On this day in history erich Honecker, Germany, Pres (East Germany)
1913 On August - 25 walt Kelly, cartoonist, creator (Pogo)
1914 -26] Belgian offensive at Antwerp on this day in history.
1914 Alexei Haieff, Blagovestchensk Siberia, composer (Princess Zondilda) on this day in history.
1915 On this day in history hurricane kills 275 in Galveston, Texas with $50 million damage
1915 On this day in history walter Trampler, Munich Germany, violist (Beaux Arts Trio)
1916 National Park Service established in the Dept of the Interior on this day in history.
1916 The US National Park Service is established on August - 25.
1916 Dept of Interior forms National Park Service on this day in history.
1916 On August - 25 erich Von Stroheim Jr, actor/director (Napoleon, Sunset Blvd)
1917 On this day in history 37th US Mens Tennis: R Lindley Murray beats N W Niles (57 86 63 63)
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)