On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1925

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

Virginia Woolf's novel "Mrs Dalloway" is published by The Hogarth Press


Famous Birthdays

  • Al Porcino, American jazz trumpet player
  • Patrice Munsel, soprano (Patrice Munsel Show), born in Spokane, Washington
  • Tristram Ogilvie Cary, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Rider Haggard, British author (King Solomon's Mines, She, Dawn), dies at 68
1925 Highlights

About May 14, 1925

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus