On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1925

Historical Events


AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Queen Wilhelmina names Hendrikus Colijn of the Anti-Revolutionary Party head of government

Queen of the Netherlands Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
Queen of the Netherlands
Wilhelmina of the Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Mattiwilda Dobbs, American soprano, born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 2015)
  • Nicolai Gedda, Swedish opera tenor (Opera Two to Six), born in Stockholm (d. 2017)
  • Ruth Niehaus, German actress, born in Krefeld, Germany (d. 1994)
1925 Highlights

About July 11, 1925

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer