On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1925

Historical Events

  • Mount Rushmore Monument first proposed
  • The original Hetch Hetchy Moccasin Powerhouse is completed and goes on line.

Famous Birthdays

  • Russell Baker, American columnist, author and humorist (NY Times), born in Loudoun County, Virginia (d. 2019)
1925 Highlights

About August 14, 1925

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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