What Happened on July 4, 1925

Day of the Week: Saturday

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 Rene Lacoste beats Jean Borotra 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 8-6
  • Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Suzanne Lenglen of France takes her 6th Wimbledon singles title with a 6-2, 6-0 win over Briton Joan Fry

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

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