On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1925

Historical Events

  • World's Fair opens in Chicago

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Hastings, American actor (McHale's Navy, All in the Family), born in Brooklyn, New York, (d. 2014)
  • Robert Crawford, Scottish composer, born in Edinburgh (d. 2011)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Ebbets, American sports executive (co-owner of Brooklyn Dodgers 1897-1902), dies at 65
1925 Highlights

About April 18, 1925

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries