On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1898

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 700 Greeks and 15 Englishmen are slaughtered by the Turks in Heraklion, Greece.

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Wood, English cricket wicket-keeper (England 1938-39), born in Bradford, Yorkshire (d. 1973)
  • Helmut Hasse, German mathematician, born in Kassel, Germany (d. 1979)