On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1925

Historical Events

  • 57th Belmont: Albert Johnson aboard American Flag wins in 2:16.8
  • American William DeHart Hubbard sets men's long jump world record at 7.89m (25 ft 10 3⁄4 in) in Chicago, Illinois
  • Charles Jenkins demonstrates the transmission of synchronized pictures and sound (early television)

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Fellner, bookseller, born in Vienna (d. 1996)
1925 Highlights

About June 13, 1925

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini