On This Day

What Happened on February 25, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Barney Ewell, American athlete (d. 1996)

Person of interestBobby Riggs

Bobby Riggs, American tennis player ("The Battle of the Sexes", US Open 1939, 41), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1995)

Tennis Player and Three-Time Major Champion Bobby Riggs
Tennis Player and Three-Time Major Champion
Bobby Riggs
  • Henry Norwood Ewell, 4x100m runner (Olympic gold 1948), born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • Rena Kyriakou, Greek pianist (d. 1994)
1918 Highlights

About February 25, 1918

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces