On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1925

Historical Events

  • Cossack officer Reza Chan replaces sultan Ahmad as Shah of Persia

Famous Birthdays

  • John Pople, English chemist (Nobel Prize 1998), born in Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, England (d. 2004)
  • Lee Grant [Lyova Haskell Rosenthal], American actress (Shampoo, Mulholland Drive), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Max Linder, French actor, comic and director (Seven Years Bad Luck, Max Prend un Bain), commits suicide at 41
1925 Highlights

About October 31, 1925

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio