On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 1897

Historical Events

  • 1st British bus service opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Teddy Hart, American actor (After the Thin Man, 3 Men on a Horse), born in NYC, New York (d. 1971)

Person of interestWilliam Faulkner

William Faulkner, American author (Sound & Fury-Nobel 1949), born in New Albany, Mississippi (d. 1962)

Author and Nobel Laureate William Faulkner
Author and Nobel Laureate
William Faulkner

1897 Highlights

About September 25, 1897

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra