On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1925

Historical Events

  • French Championships Men's Tennis: RenĂ© Lacoste wins 1st of 3 French titles, beating fellow Frenchman Jean Borotra 7-5, 6-1, 6-4
  • French Women's Tennis Championships: Suzanne Lenglen beats Kitty McKane 6-1, 6-2

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Walter Chrysler founds automobile manufacturer Chrysler Corporation

Founder of Chrysler Walter Chrysler
Founder of Chrysler
Walter Chrysler

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Grey, American jazz trombonist (Count Basie Orchestra; Snap Your Fingers), born in Aldie, Virginia (d. 2000)
1925 Highlights

About June 6, 1925

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini