On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Mary Bruce, American tap dance teacher, born in Chicago (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzsche, German philosopher and philologist (√úbermensch and the doctrine of eternal return), dies 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? 121 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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