Historical Events In August - 25
Monday, 20 May 2019
1900 On this day in history mary Bruce, dance Teacher
1900 Friedrich Nietschze, philosopher (Also sprach Zarathustra), dies at 55 on August - 25.
1901 Kjeld Abell, Danish playwright/director (Tivoli) on August - 25.
1901 Clara Maass, army nurse sacrificied her life at 25 to prove that the mosquito carries yellow fever on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history.
1905 Clara Bow, Bkln, actress (Wings, Down to the Sea in Ships) on August - 25.
1906 Eugen Gerstenmaier, German politician (CDU) on this day in history.
1907 Desmond Flower, publisher on August - 25.
1908 Allen Winter wins US first $50,000 trotting race on this day in history.
1908 On this day in history allen Winter wins US 1st $50,000 trotting race
1908 On August - 25 esther Waterhouse, doctor/methodist
1909 Arwel Hughes, composer on this day in history.
1910 On August - 25 30th US Mens Tennis: Wm Larned beats Thomas Bundy (61 57 60 68 61)
1910 J B Charles, [Willem H Nagel], criminologist/writer on this day in history.
1911 Jacopo Napoli, composer on August - 25.
1912 1st time an aircraft recovers from a spin on August - 25.
1912 Erich Honecker, Germany, Pres (East Germany) on this day in history.
1913 Walt Kelly, cartoonist, creator (Pogo) on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history -26] Belgian offensive at Antwerp
1914 Alexei Haieff, Blagovestchensk Siberia, composer (Princess Zondilda) on this day in history.
1915 On August - 25 hurricane kills 275 in Galveston, Texas with $50 million damage
1915 Walter Trampler, Munich Germany, violist (Beaux Arts Trio) on August - 25.
1916 On this day in history national Park Service established in the Dept of the Interior
1916 The US National Park Service is established on August - 25.
1916 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 Leonard Bernstein, Lawrence MA, conductor/composer (West Side Story) on August - 25.