What Happened on April 25, 1896

Historical Events

  • Fight in Central Dance Hall starts fire at Cripple Creek, Colorado
  • Sidney Jones & Harry Greenbacks musical "The Geisha" premieres at Daly's Theatre, London; runs for 760 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Haney, American MLB baseball player, 1922-29 (Detroit Tigers and 3 other teams), manager, 1939-41 and 1953-59 (Milwaukee Braves and 2 other teams), and executive, 1961-68 (Los Angeles Angels), born in Albuquerque, New Mexico (d. 1977)
Born in 1896

About April 25, 1896

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 11 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus