On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1925

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Eddie Collins, is 6th to get 3,000 hits

Baseball Legend Eddie Collins
Baseball Legend
Eddie Collins
  • Goodyear airship "Pilgrim" makes the first with an enclosed cabin

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerhard Zwerenz, writer
  • Thomas Winning, Roman Catholic archbishop (Glasgow)

Person of interestTony Curtis

Tony Curtis [Bernard Schwartz], American actor (Some Like It Hot), born in Manhattan, New York (d. 2010)

1925 Highlights

About June 3, 1925

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini