What Happened on August 25, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • SS begins transporting Jews of Maastricht

Famous Birthdays

  • Imogen Hassall, English actress (Countess of Cleavage-Carry on Loving), born in Surrey England (d. 1980)
  • Margaret L Thompson Murdock, US, small bore rifle (Olympic-silver-76)
  • Nathen Deal, (Rep-D-Georgia)
  • Walter Williams, US, rock vocalist (O'Jays-Use to Be My Girl)

Famous Deaths

  • George EAE, English prince/earl of St Andrews, dies in battle at 39
  • George Edward Alexander Windsor, Duke of Kent (b. 1902)
  • Panayot Pipkov, composer, dies at 70
  • W van Daalen, opposition leader on Celebes, beheaded