What Happened on August 25, 1954

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Ivan Filin wins Berne marathon (2:25:26.6) (260m)

Famous Birthdays

  • Elvis Costello, [Declan Patrick McManus], Lon, rock vocalist (Allison)
  • Gilbert "Gibus" Duclos-Lassalle, French cyclist
  • Martin Jourard, keyboardist/vocalist (Motels-Only the Lonely)