On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Elsa Triolet [Ella Kagan], Russian-French writer and Resistance fighter, born in Moscow (d. 1970)
  • Roberto Gerhard, Spanish Catalan composer, born in Valls, Catalonia, Spain (d. 1970)
  • Sandro Pertini, 7th President of Italy (1978-85), born in Rome (d. 1990)
1896 Highlights

About September 25, 1896

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra