On This Day

Famous People Who Died in February 1925

  • Feb 2 Antti Aarne, Finnish folklorist, dies at 57

Person of interestJaap Eden

Feb 2 Jaap Eden, Dutch world champion cyclist and speed skater, dies at 51

Cyclist and Speed Skater Jaap Eden
Cyclist and Speed Skater
Jaap Eden
  • Feb 18 James Lane Allen, American writer (Choir Invisible), dies at 75
  • Feb 21 Alfred Baldwin Sloan, American composer, dies at 52
  • Feb 22 Joris Helleputte, Belgian Catholic minister, dies at 72
  • Feb 22 Nina David, [Mrs Radcliffe N Salomon], poet/author, dies
  • Feb 22 Thomas Allbutt, English physiologist (Diseases of the Heart), dies at 88
  • Feb 24 Hjalmar Branting, Prime Minister of Sweden, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (b. 1860)
  • Feb 28 Friedrich Ebert, German politician, President of Germany 1919-25), dies at 54