On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1925

Historical Events

  • 44 die when Dreyfus Hotel in Boston collapses
  • A's Lefty Grove beats Yanks Herb Pennock 1-0 in 15 innings
  • Wimbledon Men's Tennis: In an all-French final RenĂ© Lacoste beats Jean Borotra 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 8-6

Famous Weddings

Margaret Mitchell

American writer ("Gone With The Wind") Margaret Mitchell (24) marries 2nd husband John Marsh (29)

1925 Highlights

About July 4, 1925

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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