On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1925

Historical Events

  • 1st US University for African American, Xavier University, opens in New Orleans
  • Bkln Dodger Dazzy Vance no-hits Phillies, 10-1

Famous Birthdays

  • Gabriel Charpentier, Canadian composer, born in Richmond, Canada
  • Mel Tormé, American singer (The Velvet Fog) and composer (The Christmas Song), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1999)
1925 Highlights

About September 13, 1925

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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