What Happened On 25th January 1924 In History

January 25th (1924) was a Friday. It's the 24th day of the year (25th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 341 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 25th January, 1924

  • » The 1924 Winter Olympics opens in Chamonix, in the France called French Alps, inaugurating the Winter Olympic Games.

Famous Birthdays on January 25 in 1924

  • » Lou Groza, American football player (d. 2000)
  • » Speedy West, American guitarist and producer (d. 2003)
  • » Husein Mehmedov, Bulgarian-Turkish Olympic wrestler (d. 2014)

January 25th Holidays in History

  • » Burns supper called Burns Night (Scotland and Scottish people e.g Scottish community)
  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Feast of the Conversion of Saint Paul (Eastern Orthodox Church or Eastern Orthodox, Oriental Orthodox, Roman Catholic, Anglican and Lutheran churches, which concludes the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity)
  • » Gregory the Theologian (Eastern Catholic Churches or Eastern (Byzantine) Catholic Church)
  • » The last day of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity (Christian ecumenism)
  • » January 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Scientology holidays or Criminon Day (Scientology)
  • » Earliest day on which the first day of Carnival of Cádiz can fall, while February 28 is the latest; celebrated two Sundays before Ash Wednesday until Ash Wednesday (Cádiz)
  • » Opposite Day

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