Tuesday 25 December 1900, Christmas
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was William McKinley (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Gladys Swarthout and Manuel Halcon.
Troop Train Conveying the Seaforth Highlanders Across the Modder River, directed by , was one of the most viewed movies released in 1900
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 25 December 1900 ?
- Christmas Day is a Christian holiday on this day celebrating the Nativity of Jesus. It is a public holiday in many countries, including almost everywhere in the Americas, most European nations, the Philippines and most of Oceania, some African countries, the Commonwealth of Nations, and various other countries and regions. Many non-Christians, including non-theists, celebrate secular aspects of the holiday, such as decorating Christmas trees and exchanging gifts with family and friends. Some
- Pakistan - Quaid's Day is celebrated as a national holiday in Pakistan in honour of the birth of Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
- British Isles - a quarter day in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland. (but not in Scotland)
- Roman festivals - (re)birth of Sol Invictus, the winter solstice feast in the Roman Empire since 274.
- Gladys Swarthout: Deepwater, Missouri -- Mezzo-soprano (La Gioconda).
- Manuel Halcon: Spanish writer and journalist.
- Barton MacLane: American film, stage and tv actor.
- Arthur Schnitzlers "Leutnant Gustl" forbidden in Germany.