What Happened on August 25, 1947

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Marion Carl in D-558-I sets world aircraft speed record of 1,047 kph

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Archer, LA Cal, actress (Fatal Attraction, Patriot Games)
  • Wim J van Gelder, Dutch MP (PvdA)

Famous Deaths

  • Clark Wissler, US cultural anthropologist, dies at 76