On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1917

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestElla Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald, American jazz singer (Is it live or Memorex), born in Newport News, Virginia (d. 1996)

Jazz Musician Ella Fitzgerald
Jazz Musician
Ella Fitzgerald
  • Red Flaherty, American baseball umpire (World Series 1955, 58, 65, 70; MLB All Star games 1956, 61, 69), born in Maynard, Massachusetts (d. 1999)
1917 Highlights

About April 25, 1917

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus