On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1925

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • George and Ira Gershwin's musical "Tip-Toes" premieres in New York City

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill [William] Westwood, British bishop of Peterborough
  • Hildegard Knef, German actress, singer, and writer (Touch of Class, Mozambique), born in Ulm, Germany (d. 2002)

Famous Deaths

  • Louisa Aldrich-Blake, British pioneering surgeon, dies of cancer at 65