Historical Events In October - 25
Thursday, 21 March 2019
1903 On this day in history senate begins investigating Teapot Dome scandals of Harding admin
1904 On this day in history teresa Milanollo, composer, dies at 77
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 this day in history.
1907 On October - 25 edmund Hart Turpin, composer, dies at 72
1909 On October - 25 philleo Nash, US Bureau of Indian Affairs (1961-67)
1912 Jack Kent Cooke, NFL team owner (Washington Redskins) on this day in history.
1913 On this day in history horace Grant Fletcher, composer
1914 John Berryman, American poet (Friends & Associates) on October - 25.
1915 On this day in history atty James L Curtis named minister of Liberia
1917 In Russia, Bolsheviks led by Vladimir Lenin seizes power on this day in history.
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 On October - 25 canadian steamship "Princess Sophia" hit a reef off Alaska, 398 die
1920 Alexander, king of Greece (1917-20), dies after ape bite at 27 on this day in history.
1921 On this day in history bat Masterson gambler, saloon keeper, lawman, journalist; subject of TV series in the 1960s; died
1921 On October - 25 brian Malzard Foss, psychologist
1923 Senate committee publishes 1st report on Teapot Dome scandal on this day in history.
1923 Bobby Thomson, HR hitter (Giants win the pennant) on October - 25.
1924 Airship, USS Shenandoah (ZR-1), completes round trip transcontinental cruise that began on 7 October on October - 25.
1924 On October - 25 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 this day in history.
1925 On this day in history lester Patrick takes over NY Rangers
1925 On October - 25 yakov Rylskly, USSR, sabre team (Olympic-bronze-1956)
1926 Lester Patrick becomes 1st coach & gm of NY Rangers on this day in history.
1926 On October - 25 biff McGuire, New Haven Ct, actor (Serpico, Heart is Lonely Hunter)
1926 On this day in history frederick Jr Zech, composer, dies at 68
1927 Criminals Squizzy Taylor and Snowy Cutmore die in shootout at Carlton, Melbourne on October - 25.
1927 Barbara Cook, Atlanta Ga, stage singer/actress (Music Man) on October - 25.
1928 Anthony Franciosa, [Papaleo], NYC, actor (Jeff-Name of the Game) on this day in history.
1929 Former Interior Sec Albert Fall convicted of accepting $100,000 bribe on this day in history.
1929 On October - 25 peter Loader, cricketer (England quick in 13 Tests 1954-59, later WA)
1929 James Lillywhite Jr, cricketer (two Tests for England 1877), dies on this day in history.