What Happened on October 25, 1939

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Kaufman/Moss Hart's "Man Who Came to Dinner" premieres in NYC

Playwright Moss Hart
Moss Hart
  • William Saroyan's "Time of Your Life" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Robin Spry, Canadian filmmaker and producer (d. 2005)
  • Zelmo Beaty, Hillister, TX, basketball player (St Louis Hawks, Utah Stars), (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Cornelis JK van Aalst, president Dutch Business Society, dies at 73