On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1925

Famous Birthdays

Johnny Carson

Johnny Carson, American comedian and TV host (The Tonight Show, Who Do You Trust), born in Corning, Iowa (d. 2005)

  • Manos Hadjidakis, Greek composer and conductor ("Never On A Sunday"), born in Xanthi, Greece (d. 1994)
  • Nanni Loy, Italian film director (The Four Days of Naples), born in Cagliari, Italy (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Vyacheslav Gavrilovich Karatigin, Russian composer and music critic, dies at 50
1925 Highlights

About October 23, 1925

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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