On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1904

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio "Toni" Ortelli, Italian composer ("La Montanara" (The Song of the Mountains)) and alpinist, born in Schio, Veneto, Italy (d. 2000)
  • Ba Jin, Chinese novelist (d. 2005)
  • Herbert Reynolds Inch, American composer and teacher, born in Missoula, Montana (d. 1988)
  • Jessie Royce Landis [Medbury], American actress (North by Northwest), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1972)
  • Lillian Copeland, US discus thrower (Olympic gold 1932)
1904 Highlights

About November 25, 1904

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius