What Happened on April 17, 1925

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Yankee Babe Ruth has ulcer surgery

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth
  • Paul PainlevĂ© succeeds Edouard Herriot as French premier

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Harris, CEO (National Federation of Women's Institutes)
  • John Yates, bishop (Lambeth England)
  • Joyce Buck, actress/interior designer