On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1895

Famous Birthdays

  • Anastas Mikoyan, Armenian revolutionary and member of Supreme Soviet, born in Sanahin, Yelizavetpol Governorate, Russian Empire (d. 1978)
  • Helen Hooven Santmyer, American writer ("...And Ladies of the Club"), born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 1986)
  • Ludvík Svoboda, Czech general and politician (8th President of Czechoslovakia, 1968-75), born in Hroznatín, Moravia, Austria Hungary (d. 1979)
  • Wilhelm Kempff, German pianist and composer (Unter dem Zimbelstern), born in Jüterbog, Brandenburg, Germany (d. 1991)

Famous Deaths

  • Edmond van der Straeten, Belgian lawyer and musicologist, dies at 68
1895 Highlights

About November 25, 1895

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 124 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius