On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1925

Historical Events

  • 1st London performance of Franz Lehár’s operetta "Frasquita" staged
  • Having badly defeated Spain and driven her out of Spanish Morocco, the native Riffi, led by Abd-el-Krim, turn on the French in French Morocco
  • Pastor LH Perquin forms Union of Catholic Dutch Radio (KRO)

Famous Weddings

Samuel Goldwyn

Film producer Samuel Goldwyn (42) weds actress Frances Howard (21)

1925 Highlights

About April 23, 1925

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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