On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1925

Famous Birthdays

  • Art Buchwald, American columnist and author (Have I Ever Lied to You), born in Mt Vernon, New York (d. 2017)
  • Herman Roelstraete, Belgium composer, born in Lauwe, Belgium (d. 1985)
  • Roger Hanin, French actor (Navarro), born in Algiers, Algeria (d. 2015)
  • Theodore Hall, American Physicist and atomic spy for the Soviet Union, born in NYC, New York (d. 1999)
  • Tom Dowd, American recording engineer and producer (innovator of multitrack recording), born in Manhattan, New York (d. 2002)
1925 Highlights

About October 20, 1925

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra