On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1925

Historical Events

  • 1st regular-season Cubs game to be broadcast on radio (WGN)

Famous Birthdays

  • Abel Muzorewa, Prime Minister of Zimbabwe Rhodesia (1979-80), born in Umtali, Manicaland, Southern Rhodesia (d. 1979)
  • Bill Harris, American guitarist (Clovers-Good Lovin'), born in Nashville, North Carolina (d. 1988)
  • H G Kischenchand, cricketer (5 Tests for India 1947-52)

Person of interestRod Steiger

Rod Steiger, American actor (Illustrated Man, Pawnbroker), born in Westhampton, New York (d. 2002)

Famous Deaths

  • Pieter D van Essen, Dutch artillery officer, dies at 54
1925 Highlights

About April 14, 1925

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries