On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1920

Historical Events

  • 1st Thanksgiving Parade (Philadelphia)
  • WTAW of College Station, Tx, broadcast 1st football play-by-play

Famous Birthdays

  • Noel Neill, American actress (Adventures of Superman), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 2016)
  • Ricardo Montalb├ín, Mexican actor (Fantasy Island, Star Trek II, Naked Gun), born in Mexico City, Mexico (d. 2009)
  • Tuanku Syed Putra ibni Almarhum Syed Hassan Jamalullail, King of Malaysia (d. 2000)

Famous Deaths

  • Gaston Chevrolet, French auto racer (Indianapolis 500 1920), dies in a racing accident at 28
1920 Highlights

About November 25, 1920

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius