On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1923

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • NVV donates 100,000 guilders to mine workers of Ruhrgebied

Famous Birthdays

  • Arvid Carlsson, Swedish neuropharmacologist whose work with dopamine to treat Parkinson's disease earned him a Nobel Prize (2000), born in Uppsala, Sweden (d. 2018)
  • Eva Zeller, German poet & novelist, born in Eberswalde, Brandenburg
  • Rusty Draper, American country & pop singer, born in Kirksville, Missouri (d. 2003)
  • Shirley Mason, American psychiatric patient (Commonly known as "Sybil"), born in Dodge Center, Minnesota (d. 1998)