What Happened on August 25, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Krebs, German-British doctor and research biochemist specializing in metabolic reactions (Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1953), born in Hildesheim, Germany (d. 1981) [1]
  • Mary Bruce, American tap dance teacher, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1995)
Born in 1900

Famous Deaths

Friedrich NietzscheFriedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900)

German philosopher and philologist (√úbermensch and the doctrine of eternal return), dies of a stroke due to syphilis at 55

  • Kuroda Kiyotaka, Japanese diplomat and politician (2nd Prime Minister of Japan, 1888-1889; President of the Privy Council, 1894-90), dies of a brain hemorrhage at 59
1900 Highlights

About August 25, 1900

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo