On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1925

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • SDAP wins 4 chairs in Second-Parliamentary election
  • Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs created in UK

Famous Birthdays

  • Art McNally, American sports referee (NFL Head of Officiating 1968-91), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Farley Granger, American actor (Arnold, Rope, Deathmask), born in San Jose, California (d. 2011)
  • Frank Lowson, England cricketer and batsman (7 Tests), born in Bradford, England (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Erik Satie, French composer (Dreamy Fish), dies at 59
  • Jan P Veth, Dutch painter/lithographer/art historian, dies at 61