On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1925

Historical Events

  • Kezar Stadium opens in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park

Famous Birthdays

  • David Ironside, South African cricketer (South African swing bowler in 3 Tests v NZ 1953-54), born in Lourenco Marques, Mozambique (d. 2005)
  • John Neville, English theatre and film actor, born in Willesden, London (d. 2011)
  • Roscoe Lee Browne, American actor (McCoy, Saunders-Soap), born in Woodbury, New Jersey (d. 2007)
  • Svatopluk Havelka, Czech composer, born in Vrbice, Karviná, Czech Republic (d. 2009)
1925 Highlights

About May 2, 1925

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus