Historical Events In January - 25
Monday, 06 April 2020
1882 On January - 25 the birth of Virginia Woolf, English novelist
1882 On this day in history virginia [Adeline] Woolf, London, author (Jacob's Room, To Lighthouse)
1882 Peter Singer, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1884 Edward Kilenyi, composer on this day in history.
1885 On January - 25 vincent d'Indy's "Saugefleurie," premieres
1885 On January - 25 a J Else Mauhs, German/Dutch actress (Eline Vere, L'aiglon)
1887 On January - 25 diego Valeri, Italian author/poet (Le Gaie Tristezze)
1889 Vladimir Vladimirovich Scherbachov, composer on January - 25.
1890 National Afro-American League forms in Chicago on this day in history.
1890 On this day in history nellie Bly beats Phileas Fogg's time around world by 8 days (72 days)
1890 New York World reporter Nellie Bly returns home after completing an around the world journey in just 72 days, six hours and eleven minutes on January - 25.
1890 United Mine Workers of America forms on this day in history.
1891 On January - 25 dame Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, Britian, actress (Cleopatra)
1894 On January - 25 james J Corbett KOs Charley Mitchell in 3 for heavyweight boxing title
1896 John Moores, British gambling magnate/multi-millionaire on January - 25.
1896 On this day in history frans C Baeckelmans, Flemish architect (Court of Justice), dies at 68
1898 On this day in history joachim Wach, German/US philosopher/sociologist (Understanding)
1899 On this day in history ace Goodman, KC Mo, comedian (Easy Aces)
1899 On January - 25 alfredo d'Escragnolle, French/Brazilian writer (Innocencia), dies
1900 On January - 25 mildred Dunnock, Balt, actress (Baby Doll, Nun's Story)
1901 On this day in history eric Brown, architect
1902 On January - 25 aleksandr Skriabin's 2nd Symphony in C premieres in St Petersburg
1902 On this day in history gerard P M Knuvelder, Dutch literature historian (Vocation, Kitty)
1903 "Sleepy" John Estes, rocker on January - 25.
1904 179 die in coal mine explosion at Cheswick PA on January - 25.
1904 On January - 25 179 die in coal mine explosion at Cheswick, Pennsylvania
1904 On this day in history frans Goedhart, Dutch journalist/founder (Het Parool)
1905 Largest diamond, Cullinan (3106 carets), found in South Africa on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history del Valle Inclans "El MarquĂ©s de Bradomin," premieres in Madrid
1906 On January - 25 joseph Wheeler II, Confederate General, dies at 70
1907 On this day in history julia Ward Howe is first woman elected to National Institute of Arts &Letters
1907 On this day in history julia Ward Howe is 1st woman elected to Natl Inst of Arts & Letters
1908 On this day in history john Blockx' opera "Baldie" premieres in Antwerp
1908 On January - 25 lord Iliffe, English publisher (Coventry Evening Telegraph/Autocar)