What Happened on June 23, 1925

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • British warship fires on Hong Kong harbor strikers
  • Landslides create 3-mile long "Slide Lake" (Gros Ventre Wyoming)

Famous Birthdays

  • Amada Galvez Santos Ocampo, composer
  • Art Modell, owner (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens, Modells Stores), (d. 2012)
  • Miriam Karlin, English actress
  • Oliver Smithies, British biochemist (2007 Noble Prize for gene targeting), born in Halifax (d. 2017)
  • Richard Barber, cricketer (scored 12 & 5 in only Test NZ v WI 1956)