What Happened on November 11, 1925

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Earnest Thalmann becomes chairman of German KPD

Music releaseMusic Recording

Louis Armstrong records 1st of Hot Five & Hot Seven recordings

Jazz Musician Louis Armstrong
Jazz Musician
Louis Armstrong
  • Night of Kersten - Colijn Dutch government falls by SGP-amendement

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Robert A. Millikan announces discovery of cosmic rays

Famous Birthdays

  • John Guillermin, film director (The Towering Inferno), born in London, UK (d. 2015)
  • Jonathan Winters, comedian (J Winters Show, Mork & Mindy), born in Dayton, Ohio (d. 2013)
  • June Whitfield, British comedian