On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1925

Historical Events

  • Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters organizes (Harlem NY)
  • Last Belgian troops vacate Duisburg

Famous Birthdays

  • Thea Astley, Australian novelist and short-story writer, born in Queensland, Australia (d. 2004)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Suffragette Kate Sheppard (78) weds printer and author William Sidney Lovell-Smith (72) in Christchurch, New Zealand

Suffragette Kate Sheppard
Kate Sheppard

Famous Deaths

  • Franz Graf Conrad von Hötzendorf, Austro-Hungarian field marshal, dies at 72
1925 Highlights

About August 25, 1925

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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