Historical Events In October - 25
Friday, 14 August 2020
1903 Senate begins investigating Teapot Dome scandals of Harding admin on October - 25.
1904 Teresa Milanollo, composer, dies at 77 on October - 25.
1906 US inventor Lee de Forest patents "Audion," a 3-diode amplification valve which proved a pioneering development in radio & broadcasting on October - 25.
1907 Frederik of Oaths disbands mental home colony Walden on October - 25.
1907 On this day in history edmund Hart Turpin, composer, dies at 72
1909 On October - 25 philleo Nash, US Bureau of Indian Affairs (1961-67)
1912 On this day in history jack Kent Cooke, NFL team owner (Washington Redskins)
1913 Horace Grant Fletcher, composer on this day in history.
1914 John Berryman, American poet (Friends & Associates) on October - 25.
1915 On October - 25 atty James L Curtis named minister of Liberia
1917 On this day in history in Russia, Bolsheviks led by Vladimir Lenin seizes power
1917 Lee MacPhail, American baseball manager and league executive on October - 25.
1918 On this day in history nearly 400 passengers drown when the Canadian steamship Princess Sophia founders off the Alaskan coast.
1918 Canadian steamship "Princess Sophia" hit a reef off Alaska, 398 die on October - 25.
1920 Alexander, king of Greece (1917-20), dies after ape bite at 27 on October - 25.
1921 On this day in history bat Masterson gambler, saloon keeper, lawman, journalist; subject of TV series in the 1960s; died
1921 On this day in history brian Malzard Foss, psychologist
1923 Senate committee publishes 1st report on Teapot Dome scandal on October - 25.
1923 Bobby Thomson, HR hitter (Giants win the pennant) on October - 25.
1924 On October - 25 airship, USS Shenandoah (ZR-1), completes round trip transcontinental cruise that began on 7 October.
1924 The first appearance of Little Orphan Annie comic strip on October - 25.
1924 "Little Orphan Annie" comic strip 1st published on this day in history.
1924 Billy Barty, Millsboro Pa, 3'9" actor (Under the Rainbow, Foul Play) on October - 25.
1925 On October - 25 lester Patrick takes over NY Rangers
1925 On this day in history yakov Rylskly, USSR, sabre team (Olympic-bronze-1956)
1926 On this day in history lester Patrick becomes 1st coach & gm of NY Rangers
1926 On October - 25 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 On this day in history barbara Cook, Atlanta Ga, stage singer/actress (Music Man)
1928 On October - 25 anthony Franciosa, [Papaleo], NYC, actor (Jeff-Name of the Game)
1929 Former Interior Sec Albert Fall convicted of accepting $100,000 bribe on October - 25.
1929 Peter Loader, cricketer (England quick in 13 Tests 1954-59, later WA) on this day in history.
1929 On this day in history james Lillywhite Jr, cricketer (two Tests for England 1877), dies