1925

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This article is about the year 1925.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1890s  1900s  1910s  – 1920s –  1930s  1940s  1950s
Years: 1922 1923 192419251926 1927 1928
1925 by topic:
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1925 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1925
MCMXXV
Ab urbe condita 2678
Armenian calendar 1374
ԹՎ ՌՅՀԴ
Assyrian calendar 6675
Bahá'í calendar 81–82
Bengali calendar 1332
Berber calendar 2875
British Regnal year 14 Geo. 5 – 15 Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar 2469
Burmese calendar 1287
Byzantine calendar 7433–7434
Chinese calendar 甲子(Wood Rat)
4621 or 4561
    — to —
乙丑年 (Wood Ox)
4622 or 4562
Coptic calendar 1641–1642
Discordian calendar 3091
Ethiopian calendar 1917–1918
Hebrew calendar 5685–5686
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1981–1982
 - Shaka Samvat 1847–1848
 - Kali Yuga 5026–5027
Holocene calendar 11925
Igbo calendar 925–926
Iranian calendar 1303–1304
Islamic calendar 1343–1344
Japanese calendar Taishō 14
(大正14年)
Juche calendar 14
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4258
Minguo calendar ROC 14
民國14年
Thai solar calendar 2468

1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter D), the 1925th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 925th year of the 2nd millennium, the 25th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1920s decade between 1583 and 1929 and with Julian Value: 1925 is 13 calendar days difference, which continued to be used until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

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The mausoleums in al-Baqi are destroyed by King Ibn Saud (Lanati). In the same year, he also demolishes the tombs of holy persons at Mualla Cemetery in Mecca where Muhammad's first wife Khadijah, his grandfather and other ancestors are buried. This happens despite protests by the international Islamic community.

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  • August 8 – The Ku Klux Klan demonstrates its 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.

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Reza Shah
Paris Rue de Montmartre in 1925

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Priest Seraphim Holland. "The Appearance of the Cross Near Athens in 1925". 
  2. ^ Burns, R. W. Television: An International History of the Formative Years. London: Institution of Electrical Engineers. p. 264. ISBN 9780852969144. 
  3. ^ "QUAS PRIMAS". 
  4. ^ Matt Rosenberg. "Largest Cities Through History". About.com. Retrieved 13 November 2008. 
  5. ^ Leavis, Q.D. (1965). Fiction and the Reading Public (rev. ed.). London: Chatto & Windus.