On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Ilya Prigogine, Russian scientist & Nobel laureate, born in Moscow, Russia (d. 2003)
  • J├ónio Quadros, Brazilian politician, born in Campo Grande, Brazil (d. 1992)

Famous Deaths

  • Edwin Tyler, cricketer (slow-lefty played once for England 1896), dies
1917 Highlights

About January 25, 1917

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 8 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius