On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1925

Historical Events

  • Jihad against Turkish government

Famous Birthdays

  • David Pell, American big band jazz saxophonist, bandleader (Dave Pell Octet), and record producer, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2017)
  • Everton Weekes OBE, West Indian cricket batsman (48 Tests; 4,455 runs @ 58.61, 15 x 100s), born in Saint Michael, Barbados (d. 2020)
1925 Highlights

About February 26, 1925

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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