On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1925

Historical Events

  • 1st transmission of Danish state radio
  • Hebrew University, Jerusalem dedicated [see May 9, 1925]

Famous Birthdays

  • Kathy Stobart, British jazz tenor saxophonist, bandleader, and teacher, born in South Shields, England (d. 2014)
  • Sala Burton, American politician (Rep-D-CA, 1983-87), born in BiaƂystok, Poland (d. 1987)

Famous Deaths

  • Francis William Davenport, English composer, dies at 77
1925 Highlights

About April 1, 1925

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries