On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1925

Historical Events

  • Belgium & US sign treaty about war debts
  • Cardinal Mercier warns Belgians against socialism/liberalism

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Aldiss, British sci-fi author (Super-Toys Last All Summer Long, Helliconia trilogy), born in East Dereham, Norfolk (d. 2017)
  • Brian W[ilson] Aldiss, UK, sci-fi author (Helliconia Trilogy)
  • Pierre Grondin, French Canadian cardiac surgeon (d. 2006)
  • Sonny Til [Earlington Carl Tilghman], American doo-wop singer (The Orioles), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1981)
1925 Highlights

About August 18, 1925

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo