Historical Events In October - 25
Saturday, 15 June 2019
1903 Senate begins investigating Teapot Dome scandals of Harding admin on October - 25.
1904 On October - 25 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 On October - 25 frederik of Oaths disbands mental home colony Walden
1907 On this day in history edmund Hart Turpin, composer, dies at 72
1909 Philleo Nash, US Bureau of Indian Affairs (1961-67) on October - 25.
1912 Jack Kent Cooke, NFL team owner (Washington Redskins) on this day in history.
1913 On October - 25 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 On this day in history lee MacPhail, American baseball manager and league executive
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 On this day in history alexander, king of Greece (1917-20), dies after ape bite at 27
1921 On October - 25 bat Masterson gambler, saloon keeper, lawman, journalist; subject of TV series in the 1960s; died
1921 Brian Malzard Foss, psychologist on this day in history.
1923 On October - 25 senate committee publishes 1st report on Teapot Dome scandal
1923 On October - 25 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 this day in history.
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 On October - 25 billy Barty, Millsboro Pa, 3'9" actor (Under the Rainbow, Foul Play)
1925 On this day in history lester Patrick takes over NY Rangers
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 On October - 25 frederick Jr Zech, composer, dies at 68
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 this day in history.
1929 On this day in history peter Loader, cricketer (England quick in 13 Tests 1954-59, later WA)
1929 On October - 25 james Lillywhite Jr, cricketer (two Tests for England 1877), dies