On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1925

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlo Rambaldi, Italian special effects artist (Alien, E.T.), born in Vigarano Mainarda, Italy (d. 2012)
  • Forrest Compton, American actor (Gomer Pyle USMC, Edge of Night), born in Reading, Pennsylvania (d. 2020)
  • Gösta Jonsson, Swedish saxophonist, accordion player and band leader, born in Kungsholmen, Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1984)
  • Wally Halder, Canadian ice hockey forward (Olympic gold 1948, tournament top scorer), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • Leonard Borwick, English concert pianist, dies at 57
1925 Highlights

About September 15, 1925

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 96 years and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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