On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1925

Historical Events

  • The first parliament in Iraq opened by King Feisal in Baghdad

Famous Birthdays

  • Cal Tjader, American Latin jazz guitarist, born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1982)
  • Phillip Pine, American actor (Set-Up, Under the Ground), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 2006)
1925 Highlights

About July 16, 1925

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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