On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1925

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st East West football game at Ewing Park before 25,000 fans
  • New York Americans and Pittsburgh Pirates set an NHL record by recording a combined 141 shots on goal in Americans' 3-1 win; Roy Worters makes incredible 70 saves for Pittsburgh and Jake Forbes has 67 for NY
  • NHL record 141 shots as NY Americans (73) beat Pitt Pirates (68) 3-1, NY's Jake Forbes 67 saves, Pitt's Ray Waters 70
  • The Communist Party of India is founded

Famous Birthdays

  • Baron Baker, Jamaician-born British activist, born in Port Antonia