What Happened on January 25, 1919

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Founding of League of Nations, 1st meeting 1 year later
  • The Hotel Pennsylvania, at the time the world's largest, opens in Manhattan

Famous Birthdays

  • Edwin Newman, American newscaster/journalist/author (NBC-TV, Comment), born in NYC, New York
  • Patricia Louise Dalton, chair (Sherlock Holmes Society of London)