Historical Events In October - 25
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
1903 On October - 25 senate begins investigating Teapot Dome scandals of Harding admin
1904 Teresa Milanollo, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history uS inventor Lee de Forest patents "Audion," a 3-diode amplification valve which proved a pioneering development in radio & broadcasting
1907 Frederik of Oaths disbands mental home colony Walden on October - 25.
1907 Edmund Hart Turpin, composer, dies at 72 on October - 25.
1909 On this day in history philleo Nash, US Bureau of Indian Affairs (1961-67)
1912 Jack Kent Cooke, NFL team owner (Washington Redskins) on this day in history.
1913 Horace Grant Fletcher, composer on October - 25.
1914 On October - 25 john Berryman, American poet (Friends & Associates)
1915 Atty James L Curtis named minister of Liberia on this day in history.
1917 In Russia, Bolsheviks led by Vladimir Lenin seizes power on this day in history.
1917 On October - 25 lee MacPhail, American baseball manager and league executive
1918 Nearly 400 passengers drown when the Canadian steamship Princess Sophia founders off the Alaskan coast on October - 25.
1918 Canadian steamship "Princess Sophia" hit a reef off Alaska, 398 die on October - 25.
1920 On this day in history alexander, king of Greece (1917-20), dies after ape bite at 27
1921 Bat Masterson gambler, saloon keeper, lawman, journalist; subject of TV series in the 1960s; died on October - 25.
1921 On this day in history brian Malzard Foss, psychologist
1923 Senate committee publishes 1st report on Teapot Dome scandal on this day in history.
1923 On this day in history bobby Thomson, HR hitter (Giants win the pennant)
1924 Airship, USS Shenandoah (ZR-1), completes round trip transcontinental cruise that began on 7 October on October - 25.
1924 On this day in history the first appearance of Little Orphan Annie comic strip
1924 "Little Orphan Annie" comic strip 1st published on October - 25.
1924 Billy Barty, Millsboro Pa, 3'9" actor (Under the Rainbow, Foul Play) on October - 25.
1925 Lester Patrick takes over NY Rangers on this day in history.
1925 Yakov Rylskly, USSR, sabre team (Olympic-bronze-1956) on this day in history.
1926 Lester Patrick becomes 1st coach & gm of NY Rangers on October - 25.
1926 On this day in history biff McGuire, New Haven Ct, actor (Serpico, Heart is Lonely Hunter)
1926 Frederick Jr Zech, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1927 On October - 25 criminals Squizzy Taylor and Snowy Cutmore die in shootout at Carlton, Melbourne.
1927 Barbara Cook, Atlanta Ga, stage singer/actress (Music Man) on October - 25.
1928 On October - 25 anthony Franciosa, [Papaleo], NYC, actor (Jeff-Name of the Game)
1929 On October - 25 former Interior Sec Albert Fall convicted of accepting $100,000 bribe
1929 Peter Loader, cricketer (England quick in 13 Tests 1954-59, later WA) on October - 25.
1929 James Lillywhite Jr, cricketer (two Tests for England 1877), dies on this day in history.