On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1925

Historical Events

  • Shortwave-radio link between Kootwijk and Netherland East-Indies

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst Jandl, Austrian writer (Otto's Pug), born in Vienna (d. 2000)

Famous Deaths

  • John Pieter Veth, painter/lithographer/etcher/writer, dies at 61
1925 Highlights

About August 1, 1925

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 95 years and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo