On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 1925

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Kholminov, Russian composer (d. 2015)
  • Denise Darcel, French actress (Dangerous When Wet), born in Paris (d. 2011)
  • Heinz Lau, German composer, born in Stettin, German Empire (d. 1975)
  • Magnús Blöndal Jóhannsson, Icelandic pianist and avant-garde composer, born in Skálar, Iceland (d. 2005)

Person of interestPeter Sellers

Peter Sellers, English actor and comedian (The Goon Show, Bobo, Pink Panther), (d. 1980), born in Portsmouth, Hampshire (d. 1980)

Actor and Comedian Peter Sellers
Actor and Comedian
Peter Sellers

1925 Highlights

About September 8, 1925

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo