What Happened on August 5, 1925

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Plaid Cymru is formed with the aim of disseminating knowledge of the Welsh language, which is in danger of dying out.

Famous Birthdays

  • Cor Witschge, Dutch actor (Pipo the Clown)

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Turkish President Mustafa Kemal Ataturk (44) divorces wife Latife Hanim after 2 years of marriage

President and founder of the Republic of Turkey Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
President and founder of the Republic of Turkey
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

Famous Deaths

  • Jennie Lee (actor), American actress (b. 1848)