What Happened on February 25, 1913

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • The 16th Amendment to the US Constitution becomes law, providing the legal basis for the institution of a graduated income tax

Famous Birthdays

  • Gert Fröbe [Karl Gerhart Fröbe], German actor (Goldfinger, Lover's Wood, Upper Hand), born in Saxony, German Empire (d. 1998)
  • James "Jim" Backus, American actor (Mr Magoo, Rebel Without a Cause, Gilligan's Island), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1989)