What Happened on October 25, 1909

Historical Events

Sports History

Australasian Championships Men's Tennis, Perth: Anthony Wilding of New Zealand wins his 2nd Australasian title; beats Ernie Parker of Australia 6–1, 7–5, 6–2

Famous Birthdays

  • Philleo Nash, American politician and Commissioner of the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs (1961-66), born in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin (d. 1987)
  • Whitner "Whit" Bissell, American actor (Time Machine, Soylent Green, The Magnificent Seven), born in NYC, New York (d. 1996)
Born in 1909
1909 Highlights

About October 25, 1909

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio