On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1925

Historical Events

  • CFL Grey Cup, Landsdowne Park, Ottawa: Ottawa Senators win first title; beat Winnipeg Tammany Tigers, 24-1
  • Hans Luther forced to resign as Chancellor and head of the German Weimar government

Famous Birthdays

  • Anastasio Somoza Debayle [Tachito], President of Nicaragua (1967-72 and 1974-79), born in León, Nicaragua (d. 1980)

Famous Deaths

  • Wilhelmina E Drucker [Lensing], Dutch feminist, dies at 78
  • Władysław Reymont, Polish novelist (Chiopi, Nobel-1924), dies at 58
1925 Highlights

About December 5, 1925

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius