What Happened on March 25, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Germany troop executes 335 residents of Rome
  • RAF Flight Sgt Nicholas Alkemade survives a jump from his Lancaster bomber from 18,000 feet over Germany without a parachute; his fall was broken by pine trees and soft snow, and he suffered only a sprained leg.

Famous Birthdays

  • Ross Duncan, cricketer (one Test Australia v England 1971, 0-30)
  • Terry L Bruce, (Rep-D-IL, 1985- )