On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Arwel Hughes, Welsh composer, born in Rhosllannerchrugog, Wales (d. 1988)
  • Michael Rennie, English actor (Day the Earth Stood Still), born in Idle, West Yorkshire, England (d. 1971)
  • Ruby Keeler, Canadian actress, singer, and dancer (Dames, 42nd Street), born in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia (d. 1993)
1909 Highlights

About August 25, 1909

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo