On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1899

Historical Events

  • Battle at Graspan, Cape colony: General Methuen beats Farmers

Famous Birthdays

  • Vera Reynolds, American silent screen actress (Lawless Woman), born in Richmond, Virginia (d. 1962)
  • W. R. Burnett, American author (Little Caesar), born in Springfield, Ohio (d. 1982)

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Lowry, composer, dies at 73
1899 Highlights

About November 25, 1899

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius