On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 1918

Historical Events

  • Annette Adams sworn in as 1st woman district attorney of US, California
  • Race riot in Chester Pennsylvania (3 blacks and 2 whites killed)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jane Frank, American artist, born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1986)
  • Nan Grey [Eschal Miller], American actress (Three Smart Girls, Dracula's Daughters), born in Houston, Texas (d. 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Guido y Spano, Argentine poet (Mexico, canto epico), dies
  • Franiska zu Reventlow, writer, dies at 47
1918 Highlights

About July 25, 1918

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo