April 1925 calendar

April 1925

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in April 1925.
The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative), Pope Pius XI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on April 1925: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 1925?


  • 01 Apr 1925 Hebrew University, Jerusalem dedicated
  • 03 Apr 1925 Great Britain goes back to gold standard
  • 05 Apr 1925 Belgian Workers Party wins parliamentary election.
  • 09 Apr 1925 Babe Ruth rushed to hospital
  • 10 Apr 1925 Czarina re-christened Stalingrad (now Volgograd)
  • 11 Apr 1925 Abd el-Krims Rifkabylen beats French army in Morocco.
  • 13 Apr 1925 Virginia Theater (ANTA, Guild) opens at 245 W 52nd St, New York City
  • 14 Apr 1925 1st regular-season Cubs game to be broadcast on radio (WGN)
  • 15 Apr 1925 Fritz Haarmann, a serial killer convicted of the murder of 24 boys and young men, is beheaded in Germany.
  • 16 Apr 1925 During the Communist St Nedelya Church assault in Sofia, 150 are killed and 500 are wounded.
  • 17 Apr 1925 New York Yankee Babe Ruth has ulcer surgery
  • 18 Apr 1925 World's fair opens in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
  • 20 Apr 1925 29th Boston Marathon won by Charles Mellor of Illinois in 2:33:00.6.
  • 21 Apr 1925 Chuvash Autonomous Region in RSFSR becomes Chuvash ASSR.
  • 23 Apr 1925 1st London performance of operetta Fasquita staged
  • 25 Apr 1925 Paul von Hindenburg elected second President of Germany.
  • 26 Apr 1925 Pulitzer prize awarded to Edna Ferber for So big
  • 28 Apr 1925 Kurd rebels surrender to Turkish army.
  • 29 Apr 1925 Netherlands returns to gold standard

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in April 1925?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Old Dan Tucker
  2. - Oh! Lady be Good
  3. - Everybody Loves My Baby (But My Baby Don't Love Nobody But Me)
  4. - Fascinating Rhythm
  5. - How Do You Do?


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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The Crackerjack

The Crackerjack

Release year: 1925

Directed by: Charles Hines

Starring: Johnny Hines, Sigrid Holmquist, Henry West, Bradley Barker

The Power God

The Power God

Release year: 1925

Directed by: Francis Ford, Ben F. Wilson

Starring: Ben F. Wilson, Neva Gerber, Lafe McKee, Al Ernest Garcia

The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz

Release year: 1925

Directed by: Larry Semon

Starring: Dorothy Dwan, Charles Murray, Oliver Hardy, Mary Carr

Country: United States of America