On this day, September 25th
- Léon Boëllmann, French composer, in 1862.
- Roberto Gerhard, Spanish-English composer, in 1896.
- Jean Philippe Rameau, French composer, in 1683.
- Jean Françaix, French composer, in 1997.
- Julius Fucik, Czech composer, in 1916.
In 1952, John Cage composed and presented 4’33″, a composition consisting of 4 minutes and 33 seconds of silence.