On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1925

Historical Events

  • 20th Davis Cup: USA beats France in Philadelphia (5-0)
  • International Lawn Tennis Challenge, Philadelphia, PA: Vincent Richards & R. Norris Williams clinch US 6th straight title; beat Jean Borotra & RenĂ© Lacoste of France 6-4, 6-4, 6-3 for 3-0 lead; ends 5-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Dickie Moore, actor (Expert, Oliver Twist, Little Men), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)
  • Stan Lopata, American baseball player, born in Delray, Detroit, Michigan (d. 2013)
1925 Highlights

About September 12, 1925

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 96 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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