On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1925

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Rowan, gun-toting newspaper columnist (Wash Post)
  • Floyd Curry, Canadian ice hockey right wing (Stanley Cup 1953, 56-58; Montreal Canadiens), born in Chapleau, Ontario (d. 2006)
  • Robert Linn, American composer, born in San Francisco (d. 1999)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Physicist James Chadwick (33) weds Aileen Stewart-Brown

Physicist James Chadwick
James Chadwick
1925 Highlights

About August 11, 1925

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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