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Gregorian calendar 1925

Ab urbe condita 2678
Armenian calendar 1374
Bahá'í calendar 81 – 82
Buddhist calendar 2469
Coptic calendar 1641 – 1642
Ethiopian calendar 1917 – 1918
Hebrew calendar 5685 5686
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1980 – 1981
 - Shaka Samvat 1847 – 1848
 - Kali Yuga 5026 – 5027
Holocene calendar 11925
Iranian calendar 1303 – 1304
Islamic calendar 1343 – 1344
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(大正 14年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2585
Julian calendar 1970
Korean calendar 4258
Thai solar calendar 2468
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Year 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar.



  • January 3Benito Mussolini (Il Duce) announces he is taking dictatorial powers over Italy.
  • January 5Nellie Tayloe Ross becomes the first female governor (Wyoming) in the United States. Twelve days later, Ma Ferguson becomes first female governor of Texas.
  • January 27February 1 – The 1925 serum run to Nome (the "Great Race of Mercy") relays diphtheria antitoxin by dog sled across the U.S. territory of Alaska, to combat an epidemic.


  • February 15 – The Alice Comedy Alice Solves the Puzzle is released at 6:54 a.m. by Disney Studios, introducing Bootleg Pete (an early prototype for Pegleg Pete) for the first time.
  • February 21The New Yorker magazine publishes its first issue.
  • February 25Art Gillham records for Columbia Records the first Western Electric masters to be commercially released.
  • February 28 – The 1925 Charlevoix-Kamouraska earthquake strikes northeastern North America.


  • March 4
  • March 6Pionerskaya Pravda, one of the oldest children's newspapers in Europe, is founded in the Soviet Union.
  • March 15 – The Phi Lambda Chi fraternity (original name "The Aztecs") is founded on the campus of Arkansas State Teacher's College in Conway, Arkansas (now the University of Central Arkansas).
  • March 18 – The Tri-State Tornado, the deadliest in U.S. history, rampages through Missouri, Illinois, and Indiana, killing 695 people and injuring 2,027. It hits the towns of Murphysboro, Illinois; Gorham, Illinois; Ellington, Missouri; and Griffin, Indiana.
  • March 21Tennessee Governor Austin Peay signs the Butler Act, prohibiting the teaching of evolution in the state's public schools.
  • March 31 – Radio station WOWO in Ft. Wayne, Indiana begins broadcasting.


  • April–October – Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes in Paris, giving a name to the Art Deco style.
  • April 1
    • Frank Heath and his horse Gypsy Queen leave Washington, D.C. to begin a two-year journey to visit all 48 states.
    • Patent and Trademark Office transferred to the Department of Commerce.
  • April 3United Kingdom, South Africa and Australia return to the (bullion) gold standard.
  • April 10F. Scott Fitzgerald publishes The Great Gatsby.
  • April 15Fritz Haarmann, a serial killer convicted of the murder of 24 boys and young men, is beheaded in Germany.
  • April 16 – The Communist St. Nedelya Church assault claims the lives of 150 and injures 500 in the Bulgarian capital, Sofia.
  • April 20 – Iranian forces of Rezā Shāh occupy Ahwaz, and arrest Sheikh Khaz'al.


  • May 5
    • Scopes Trial: Dayton, Tennessee, biology teacher John Scopes is arrested for teaching Charles Darwin's Theory of Evolution.
    • The General Election Law is passed in Japan.
  • May 8Tom Lee rescues 32 people from the M.E. Norman, a sinking steamboat.
  • May 25
    • Scopes Trial: John T. Scopes is indicted for teaching Darwin's theory of evolution.
    • The National Forensic League is founded.
  • May 29 – The British explorer Percy Fawcett sends a last telegram to his wife, before he disappears in the Amazon.


  • June 1Percy and Florence Arrowsmith are married. This couple, who celebrated their 80th wedding anniversary June 1, 2005 (Percy aged 105, and wife Florence 100), are acknowledged by the Guinness Book of Records as record-holders for the longest marriage for a living couple and the greatest aggregate age of a married couple.
  • June 6 – The Chrysler Corporation is founded by Walter Percy Chrysler.
  • June 13Charles Francis Jenkins achieves the first synchronized transmission of pictures and sound, using 48 lines, and a mechanical system. A 10-minute film of a miniature windmill in motion is sent across 5 miles from Anacostia to Washington, DC. The images are viewed by representatives of the National Bureau of Standards, the U.S. Navy, the Commerce Department, and others. Jenkins calls this "the first public demonstration of radiovision".
  • June 14
    • The Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in Greece is founded.
    • The Turkish football club Göztepe is founded.
  • June 29Santa Barbara Earthquake of 1925: A 6.8 earthquake destroys downtown Santa Barbara, California.


  • July 9 – In Dublin, Oonagh Keogh becomes the first female member of a stock exchange in the world.
  • July 10
    • Scopes Trial: In Dayton, Tennessee, the so-called "Monkey Trial" begins with John T. Scopes, a young high school science teacher, accused of teaching evolution in violation of a Tennessee state law.
    • Meher Baba begins his 44 year silence.
  • July 18Adolf Hitler publishes his personal manifesto Mein Kampf.
  • July 21Scopes Trial: In Dayton, Tennessee, high school biology teacher John T. Scopes is found guilty of teaching evolution in class and fined $100.
  • July 25 – The Telegraph Agency of the Soviet Union (TASS) is established.


  • August 8 – The Ku Klux Klan demonstrate their popularity by holding a parade in Washington DC; as many as 40,000 male and female members of the Klan march down Pennsylvania Avenue. In 1925, an estimated 5,000,000 members belong to the Ku Klux Klan, making it the largest fraternal organization in the United States.
  • August 14 – The original Hetch Hetchy Moccasin Powerhouse is completed and goes on line.
  • August 25The French evacuate the Ruhr region of Germany.



  • October – The major money forgery and fraud of Alves Reis is exposed in Portugal.
  • October 1Mount Rushmore is dedicated.
  • October 2London's first enclosed double-decker buses are introduced.
  • October 516Locarno Treaties negotiated.
  • October 8Cubana de Aviación founded.
  • October 30John Logie Baird creates Britain's first television transmitter.


  • November 6Secret agent Sidney Reilly is executed by the OGPU, the secret police of the Soviet Union.
  • November 24 – The silent film Hussar of the Dead is released in Santiago de Chile.
  • November 26Prajadhipok (Rama VII) is crowned as King of Siam.
  • November 28 – The country-variety show "WSM Barn Dance," later renamed the Grand Ole Opry, makes its radio debut. It will go on to become the longest-running live music show.


  • December 1Locarno Treaties are signed in London.
  • December 16
    • Reza Shah becomes shah of Persia.
    • Alpha Phi Omega, a National service fraternity, is founded at Lafayette College.
    • Colombo Radio launches in Ceylon; the station is subsequently known as Radio Ceylon.
  • December 25IG Farben formed by merger of six chemical companies in Germany.
  • December 26 – The Great Sphinx of Giza is unearthed at the start of a complete excavation.

Paris Rue de Montmartre in 1925

Date unknown[]

  • The Australian state of Queensland introduces a 44-hour working week.
  • New York City becomes the largest city in the world, taking the lead from London.[2]
  • The Thompson submachine gun sells for $175 in the 1925 Sears, Roebuck and Company mail order catalog.
  • The National Football League adds 5 teams: the New York Giants, Detroit Panthers, Providence Steam Roller, a new Canton Bulldogs team, and the Pottsville Maroons.
  • First Surrealist exhibition in Paris.
  • In Germany, the Bauhaus moves to a building in Dessau designed by Walter Gropius.
  • Lion Feuchtwanger's novel Jud Süß published.[3]
  • The Shueisha Publishing Company is founded in Tokyo.
  • The Brisbane City Council, (Brisbane, Australia), is created from the amlgamation of 20 smaller cities, towns and shires.



  • January 1Paul Bomani, Tanzanian politician and ambassador (d. 2005)
  • January 2
    • Larry Harmon, American entertainer and TV producer (Bozo the Clown) (d. 2008)
    • Eraño de Guzman Manalo, 2nd Executive Minister (Tagapamahalang Pangkalahatan) of the Iglesia ni Cristo (Church of Christ) (d. 2009)
  • January 4Veikko Hakulinen, Finnish cross-country skier (d. 2003)
  • January 6John De Lorean, American car maker (d. 2005)
  • January 7Gerald Durrell, British naturalist, zookeeper, author, and television presenter (d. 1995)
  • January 8Helmuth Hubener, German youth political activist against the Hitler regime (d. 1942)
  • January 9Lee Van Cleef, American actor (d. 1989)
  • January 11Grant Tinker, American television executive (The Mary Tyler Moore Show)
  • January 13Georgi Kaloyanchev, Bulgarian actor
  • January 14Yukio Mishima, Japanese writer (d. 1970)
  • January 17Duane Hanson, American Sculptor (d. 1996)
  • January 21Charles Aidman, American actor (d. 1993)
  • January 25Gilles Deleuze, French philosopher (d. 1995)
  • January 26
    • Paul Newman, American actor (Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid) (d. 2008)
    • Joan Leslie, American actress
  • January 29Robert W. McCollum, American epidemiologist, (d. 2010)
  • January 30
    • Dorothy Malone, American actress
    • Douglas Engelbart, American pioneer of the information age


  • February 1Mary Nesbitt, American female professional baseball player
  • February 3Leon Schlumpf, Swiss Federal Councillor
  • February 7Hans Schmidt, Canadian professional wrestler (d. 2012)
  • February 8Jack Lemmon, American actor and film director (The Odd Couple) (d. 2001)
  • February 11Kim Stanley, American actress (d. 2001)
  • February 17
    • Ron Goodwin, English composer and conductor (d. 2003)
    • Hal Holbrook, American actor (Mark Twain Tonight)
  • February 18George Kennedy, American actor (Cool Hand Luke)
  • February 20Robert Altman, American film director (d. 2006)
  • February 21Sam Peckinpah, American director (d. 1984)
  • February 25
    • Maddy English, American female baseball player (d. 2004)
    • Shehu Shagari, President of Nigeria from 1979 to 1983
  • February 26 – Sir Everton Weekes, West Indian cricketer
  • February 27Samuel Dash, American Watergate Congressional counsel (d. 2004)


  • March 4Paul Mauriat, French musician (Love is Blue) (d. 2006)
  • March 7Rene Gagnon, U.S. Marine flag raiser on Iwo Jima (d. 1979)
  • March 12Leo Esaki, Japanese physicist, Nobel Prize laureate
  • March 16
    • Cornell Borchers, German actress
    • Luis E. Miramontes, Mexican chemist (d. 2004)
  • March 22Gerard Hoffnung, German-born English humorist (d. 1959)
  • March 23David Watkin, British cinematographer (d. 2008)
  • March 25Flannery O'Connor, American writer (d. 1964)
  • March 26Pierre Boulez, French composer
  • March 29Bobby Hutchins, Our Gang child star (d. 1945)


  • April – Qassem Al-Nasser, Jordanian General (d. 2007)
  • April 4Fariza Magomadova, Chechen teacher
  • April 14
    • Gene Ammons, American jazz saxophonist (d. 1974)
    • Rod Steiger, American actor (In The Heat Of The Night) (d. 2002)
  • April 19Hugh O'Brian, American actor
  • April 20Ernie Stautner, German-born American football player (d. 2006)
  • April 22George Cole, British actor
  • April 24
    • Faye Dancer, American baseball player (d. 2002)
    • Eugen Weber, Romanian-born historian (d. 2007)
  • April 25Kay E. Kuter, American actor (d. 2003)
  • April 26Jørgen Ingmann, Danish musician


  • May 1
    • Scott Carpenter, American astronaut
    • Anna Mae Hutchison, American professional baseball player (d. 1998)
  • May 2
    • John Neville, English actor (d. 2011)
    • Roscoe Lee Browne, American actor (d. 2007)
    • Inga Gill, Swedish actress (d. 2000)
  • May 3Jean Séguy, French sociologist of religions (d. 2007)
  • May 4
    • Maurice R. Greenberg, American businessman
    • Olive Osmond, Osmond family matriarch (d. 2004)
  • May 5Charles Chaplin Jr., American actor (d. 1968)
  • May 8Ali Hassan Mwinyi, Tanzanian president
  • May 12Yogi Berra, American baseball player
  • May 14
    • Sophie Kurys, American professional baseball player
    • Patrice Munsel, American opera singer
  • May 19
    • Pol Pot, Cambodian Khmer Rouge leader (d. 1998)
    • Malcolm X, African-American civil rights activist (d. 1965)
  • May 22
    • James King, American tenor (d. 2005)
    • Jean Tinguely Swiss painter and sculptor (d. 1991)
  • May 23Joshua Lederberg, American molecular biologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (d. 2008)
  • May 24Mai Zetterling, Swedish actress and film director (d. 1994)
  • May 25
    • Jeanne Crain, American actress (d. 2003)
    • José María Gatica, Argentine boxer (d. 1963)
  • May 26Alec McCowen, English actor
  • May 28
    • Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, German lyric baritone and conductor (d. 2012)
    • Pavel Štěpán, Czech pianist (d. 1998)


  • June 1Dilia Díaz Cisneros, Venezuelan teacher
  • June 3Tony Curtis, American actor (d. 2010)
  • June 7John Biddle, American yachting cinematographer and lecturer (d. 2008)
  • June 8Barbara Bush, First Lady of the United States
  • June 11William Styron, American writer (d. 2006)
  • June 14Pierre Salinger, White House Press Secretary (d. 2004)
  • June 21Maureen Stapleton, American actress (d. 2006)
  • June 26Richard X. Slattery, American actor (d. 1997)
  • June 29Giorgio Napolitano, Italian politician


  • July 1Farley Granger, American actor (d. 2011)
  • July 2Medgar Evers, African-American civil rights activist (d. 1963)
  • July 6
    • Merv Griffin, American game show developer and host (d. 2007)
    • Bill Haley, American musician (Bill Haley & His Comets) (d. 1981)
  • July 10Mahathir bin Mohamad, fourth Prime Minister of Malaysia
  • July 12
    • Roger Bonham Smith, former chairman and CEO of General Motors (d. 2007)
    • Rosie Harris, English author
  • July 14Hugh Gillin, American actor (d. 2004)
  • July 20Frantz Fanon, philosopher (d. 1961)
  • July 28Baruch S. Blumberg, American scientist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (d. 2011)
  • July 29
    • Shivram Dattatreya Phadnis, Indian cartoonist
    • Mikis Theodorakis, Greek composer (Zorba the Greek)
  • July 30Alexander Trocchi, Scottish writer (d. 1984)
  • July 31Carmel Quinn, Irish-American singer and performer


  • August 2Alan Whicker, British television presenter
  • August 3Dom Um Romão, Brazilian jazz drummer (d. 2005)
  • August 4Betty Trezza, Italian-American female professional baseball player (d. 2007)
  • August 7M. S. Swaminathan, Indian scientist
  • August 8Alija Izetbegović, President of Bosnia-Herzegovina (d. 2003)
  • August 9David A. Huffman, American computer scientist (d. 1999)
  • August 11
    • Mike Douglas, American entertainer (d. 2006)
    • Arlene Dahl, American actress, socialite, businesswoman
  • August 12
    • Norris McWhirter (d. 2004) and his twin brother,
    • Ross McWhirter (d. 1975), Scottish co-founders of the Guinness Book of Records
  • August 15
    • Ruth Lessing, American female professional baseball player (d. 2000)
    • Oscar Peterson, Canadian jazz pianist (d. 2007)
    • Bill Pinkney, American performer and singer (d. 2007)
  • August 16Kirke Mechem, American composer
  • August 21Maurice Pialat, French actor and director (d. 2003)
  • August 22
    • Honor Blackman, English actress
    • Terry Donahue, Canadian female professional baseball player
  • August 25Thea Astley, Australian writer (d. 2004)
  • August 26Jack Hirshleifer, American economist (d. 2005)
  • August 27Nat Lofthouse, English footballer (d. 2011)
  • August 28Donald O'Connor, American actor, singer, and dancer (d. 2003)
  • August 29Demetrio Basilio Lakas Bahas, former President of Panama (d. 1999)
  • August 30Laurent de Brunhoff, French writer and illustrator



  • October 1
    • Christine Pullein-Thompson, British author (d. 2005)
    • Diana Pullein-Thompson, British author
  • October 5Gail Davis, American actress (d. 1997)
  • October 7Mildred Earp, American female professional baseball player
  • October 11Elmore Leonard, American novelist
  • October 13
    • Margaret Thatcher, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 1979–1990
    • Lenny Bruce, American comedian. (d. 1966)
  • October 16Angela Lansbury, English actress
  • October 20
    • Art Buchwald, American humorist and columnist (d. 2007)
    • Gene Wood, American game show announcer (d. 2004)
  • October 23Johnny Carson, American comedian and television host (The Tonight Show) (d. 2005)
  • October 24
    • Luciano Berio, Italian composer (d. 2003)
    • Bob Azzam, Egyptian singer
    • Al Feldstein, American artist and comic book creator
  • October 27Warren Christopher, American diplomat (d. 2011)
  • October 29
    • Robert Hardy, English Actor
    • Dominick Dunne, American writer (d. 2009)
  • October 31John Pople, English chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2004)


  • November 10Richard Burton, Welsh actor (Cleopatra) (d. 1984)
  • November 11Jonathan Winters, American actor and comedian
  • November 18Gene Mauch, baseball manager (d. 2005)
  • November 20
    • Kaye Ballard, American comedienne (The Mothers-in-Law)
    • Robert Kennedy, American politician and Attorney General of the United States (d. 1968)
    • Mark Miller, American actor
  • November 23Maria di Gerlando, American operatic soprano (d. 2010)
  • November 24
    • William F. Buckley, Jr., American journalist, author, and commentator (The Firing Line) (d. 2008)
    • Simon van der Meer, Dutch physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2011)
  • November 26Eugene Istomin, American pianist (d. 2003)
  • November 27John Maddox, Welsh science writer (d. 2009)
  • November 30William H. Gates, Sr., American attorney, father of Bill Gates


  • December 1Martin Rodbell, American scientist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (d. 1998)
  • December 2Julie Harris, American actress
  • December 3Kim Dae-jung, South Korean politician (d. 2009)
  • December 4Lino Lacedelli, Italian mountaineer (d. 2009)
  • December 8Sammy Davis Jr., American singer, dancer, musician, and actor (d. 1990)
  • December 9Dina Merrill, American heiress, actress, and philanthropist
  • December 11Paul Greengard, American neuroscientist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  • December 12Vladimir Shainsky, Soviet and Russian composer
  • December 13Dick Van Dyke, American actor, singer, dancer and comedian (The Dick Van Dyke Show)
  • December 19
    • Robert B. Sherman, American songwriter (d. 2012)
    • Rabah Bitat, former President of Algeria (d. 2000)
  • December 21Dorothy Kamenshek, American professional baseball player (d. 2010)
  • December 23Duncan Hallas, prominent member of the Trotskyist movement in Great Britain (d. 2002)
  • December 25Dorothy Mueller, American professional baseball player (d. 1985)
  • December 29Pete Dye, American golf course architect

Date unknown[]

  • Godrej Sidhwa, Pakistani theologist




  • March 2Luigj Gurakuqi, Albanian freedom fighter (assassinated) (b. 1879)
  • March 4
    • James Ward, English philosopher and psychologist (b. 1843)
    • Moritz Moszkowski, Polish composer (b. 1854)
    • John Montgomery Ward, American baseball player (b. 1860)
  • March 5Clement Ader, French Army Captain and Aviation pioneer (b. 1841)
  • March 7Georgy Evgenyevich Lvov, Prime Minister of Russia (b. 1861)
  • March 10Myer Prinstein, American track athlete (b. 1878)
  • March 12
    • Sun Yat-sen, Chinese revolutionary (b. 1866)
    • Gergely Luthár, Hungarian Slovene writer (b. 1841)
  • March 14
    • H. Rider Haggard, English novelist (b. 1856)
    • Walter Camp, American football coach (b. 1859)
  • March 20George Nathaniel Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston, Viceroy of India (b. 1859)
  • March 28Henry Rawlinson, 1st Baron Rawlinson, British general (b. 1864)
  • March 30Rudolf Steiner, Austrian philosopher (b. 1861)
  • April 6Alexandra Kitchin, British model for Lewis Carroll (b. 1864)
  • April 7Tikhon of Moscow, Patriarch of the Russian Orthodox Church (b. 1865)
  • April 13Elwood Haynes, American inventor (b. 1857)
  • April 14John Singer Sargent, American artist (b. 1856)
  • April 15Fritz Haarmann, German serial killer (executed) (b. 1879)
  • April 19John Walter Smith, American politician (b. 1845)
  • April 22André Caplet, French composer and conductor (b. 1878)


  • May 2
    • Johann Palisa, Austrian astronomer (b. 1848)
    • Antun Branko Simic, Croatian poet (b. 1898)
  • May 7
    • Doveton Sturdee, British admiral (b. 1859)
    • William Hesketh Lever, English industrialist, Philanthropist and politician (b. 1851)
  • May 10William Massey, Prime Minister of New Zealand (b.1856)
  • May 12
    • Amy Lowell, American poet (b. 1874)
    • Charles Mangin, French general (b. 1866)
  • May 14H. Rider Haggard, English writer (b. 1856)
  • May 20Elias M. Ammons, Governor of Colorado (b. 1860)
  • May 21Hidesaburō Ueno, Japanese agricultural scientist and guardian of Hachikō (b. 1871)
  • May 22John French, 1st Earl of Ypres, British World War I field marshal (b. 1852)
  • May 31John Palm, Curaçao born composer (b. 1885)
  • June 1
  • June 2James Ellsworth, American mine owner and banker (b. 1849)
  • June 16Emmett Hardy, American jazz cornetist (b. 1903)
  • June 17Adolf Pilar von Pilchau, Baltic German politician, regent of the United Baltic Duchy and baron (b. 1851)
  • June 18Robert M. La Follette, Sr., American politician (b. 1855)
  • June 22Felix Klein, German mathematician (b. 1849)
  • June 29Christian Michelsen, Prime Minister of Norway (b. 1857)


  • July 1Erik Satie, French composer (b. 1866)
  • July 7Clarence Hudson White American photographer (b. 1871)
  • July 14Pancho Villa, Filipino world boxing champion (b. 1901)
  • July 17Lovis Corinth, German painter (b. 1858)
  • July 26
    • Antonio Ascari, Italian race car driver (b. 1888)
    • William Jennings Bryan, American lawyer and politician (b. 1860) (diabetes and fatigue)
    • Gottlob Frege, German mathematician and philosopher (b. 1848)
  • August 15Konrad Mägi, Estonian landscape painter (b. 1878)
  • August 17Ioan Slavici, Romanian writer (b. 1848)
  • August 25Franz Graf Conrad von Hötzendorf, Austrian field marshal (b. 1852)



Nobel Prizes[]

  • PhysicsJames Franck and Gustav Ludwig Hertz
  • ChemistryRichard Adolf Zsigmondy
  • Physiology or Medicine – not awarded
  • LiteratureGeorge Bernard Shaw
  • PeaceAusten Chamberlain and Charles Gates Dawes


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  2. ^ Matt Rosenberg. "Largest Cities Through History". Retrieved 13 November 2008. 
  3. ^ Leavis, Q.D. (1965). Fiction and the Reading Public (rev. ed.). London: Chatto & Windus. 

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People of the year 1925 at Familypedia

143 people were born in 1925

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Bert Junior Adair (1925-2011)Dagbert Moroni Adair (1888-1952)Fiametta Smith (1890-1974)
George Adamski (1925-1998)
Christine AlfordSamuel Nathaniel Alford (1885-1961)Hattie Jane Magee (1890-1973)
Shirley Mae Anderson (1925-1983)Elroy Sigmund (Roy) Anderson (1897-1986)Helen Alene Mudica (1904-1986)
Mihai Antonescu (1925-1985)Nicolae AntonescuIonela Slăvițescu
Warren Henry Bagust (1925-)Henry Bagust (1890-1967)Doris Lydia Crease (1898-1998)
Ada Condie Baird (1925-2016)James Alexander Baird (1891-1956)Ada Condie (1894-1965)
Quincy Baker (1925-1989)
Raymond Alfred Baker (1925-2014)Alfred Francis Baker (1878-1955)Anna Fidelia Beck (1889-1963)
Clive Thomas Balgowan (1925-1926)Wilfred Watson Balgowan (1897-1970)Myrtle Baker (1897-1944)
Dorothea Emily Barker (c1925)John George Barker (1895-1982)Maude Frances Blundell (1892-1975)
Frances A Bascko (1925-1985)Joseph John Bascko (1892-1955)Edith Priscilla Degrasse (1905-1970)
Aubrey Edward Jack Beckham (1925-)Edward Charles Beckham (1901-)Queenie Violet Eldridge (1902-)
Helen M. Beers (1925-?)Pearl A. Beers (1888-1962)Mary B. Nichols (1895-1960)
Kelly Belogus (1925-1995)Paul Belogus (1894-1960)Freda Lander (1898-1980)
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42 children were born to the 58 women born in 1925

244 people died in 1925

 FatherMotherAge at death
Elijah Stark Abel (1868-1925)Elijah H. Abel (1815-1882)Mary Stark (1840-1926)
Jan Dirk Adama van Scheltema (1870-1925)Henricus Adama van Scheltema (1840-1924)Catharina Cochius (1846-1933)
George Burton Adams (1851-1925)Calvin Carlton Adams (1813-1906)Emeline Nelson (1819-1884)
Mary Stewart Ainslie (c1830-1925)James Ainslie (1808-1860)Mary Steven (1808-1887)
Julian Underwood Alley (1842-1925)George Underwood Alley (1801-1879)Catherine Amelia Dods-Smith (1812-1890)
Else Alsleben (1858-c1925)NN AlslebenKlara Bürde (1831-1864)
Catherine Annesley (1842-1925)James Annesley (c1801-1883)Elizabeth Quinn (c1810-1883)83
Frederick Arnold (c1851-1925)John Arnold (bef1851)Esther Shaw (bef1851)
Albert Atkins (1856-1925)David Henry Atkins (1834-1880)Ellen Mahoney (1836-1913)
Mary Jane Baker (1860-1925)Robert Baker (1837-1921)Jane Leiff (1843-1930)
Robina Watson Balfour (1871-1925)John Bryden Balfour (1835-1900)Christina Ingram Wallace (1850-1887)54
Richard Mossop Bate (1848-1925)Henry Jefferson Bate (1816-1892)Elizabeth Kendall Mossop (1819-1910)
Alice Ann Bath (1857-1925)Christopher Bath (1828-1900)Caroline Ann English (1839-1925)68
Mary F. Behre (1877-1925)George Ludwig Frederick Behre (1844-1911)Regina Tillman ( -aft1877)
Charles Hugh Benger (1849-1925)Charles Benger (1819-1887)Euphemia Ferguson (c1821-1891)76
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15489 people lived in 1925

Lady Irina Bud de BudfalvaLord János Bud de BudfalvaBaroness Anna Tisza de Borosjenő et Szeged
Tsunekichi Yonogi (1905-2015)Shigeru Yonogi (1876-1940)Miyoko Yonogi (1882-1950)
Fyodor Yaroslavich of Novgorod (1219-1233)Yaroslav II Vsevolodovich of Vladimir (1191-1246)Rostislava Mstislavna of Smolensk (c1202-1244)
Ludwik Wiktor Plater-Zyberk h. wł (1853-1938)Henryk Wacław Ksawery Plater-Zyberk (1811-1903)Adelaida von Keller (1817-1905)
Samantha Aaberg (1859-1930)
Geertje Aangeenbrug (1871-1947)Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Grietje Breed (1845)
Alfred Alonzo Aaron (1883-1969)Thomas Aaron (1850-1932)Sarah Dobbs (1858-1948)
Hubert Charles Titus Aaron (1919-1941)Alfred Alonzo Aaron (1883-1969)Jemima Davis (1884-1966)
Jack Aaronson (1880-1927)
Sadie Aaronson (1908-1970)Jack Aaronson (1880-1927)Laura Barenboim (1882-1932)
Amanda Abadie (1898-1957)Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Jeanette Armellino (1860-1934)
Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Donatien Abadie (1820-1900)Clara Mermoz (1819-1903)
Annabelle Abargil (1922-2000)
Dominique Abasolo (1882-1947)Rafael Abasolo (1849-1900)Nancy Haugen (1855-1929)
Jennifer Abaya (1918-1996)
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130 people were married in 1925.

 Joined with
Elroy Sigmund (Roy) Anderson (1897-1986)Helen Alene Mudica (1904-1986)
Robert John Anthoney (1894-1958)Eva May Rose (1901-1970)
Ronald Owen Lloyd Armstrong-Jones (1899-1966)Anne Messel (1902-1992)+Gwendoline Carol Akhurst Coombe (1910-1966)+Jenifer M Unite (1928)
Rudger Clawson Atkin (1904-1989)Leona Cox (1905-1992)
Lydia Atzél de Borosjenő (1901-1972)Ferenc Daniel de Vargyas (1887-1967) + Daniel Bánffy de Losoncz (1893-1855) + Gyula Sipos de Siposkarcsa (1899-1947)
Myra Avery (1901-1993)Ronald Albert Wilkinson (1879-1944)
Andrew "Ferdi" Avison (1899-1974)Jessie Ayson Macarthur (c1899)
Alexandra Bang (1902-1979)+Alfred George Fogarty (1893-1961)
Orange Decator Barnum (1904-1946)Angie Bell Hughes(1905-1991)
Gordon Blackman (1898-1981)Winifred Aylward Neill (1888-1957)+Winifred Ogilvie Blackman (1913-)
Aristide Blank (1883-1960)Marietta Culoglu + Ecaterina Caragiale (c1895-c1975) + Cella Delavrancea (1887-1991) + Vota Vesnić (c1900-c1975) + Micaella Satinover
Florence Alma Boardman (1903-1989)Leslie William Artlett (1895-1973)
Lillian Marie Bounds (1899-1997)Walter Elias Disney (1901-1966)+John Louis Truyens (1907-1981)
William Walter Boxsell (1899-1956)Linder M Smith (bef1925)
Alice Beryl Buckman (1902-1993)Eric George Stace (1899-1972)
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There were 0 military battles in 1925.

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