What Happened on October 25, 1955

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Austria resumed its sovereignty after departure of last Allied occupation forces, for 1st time since German occupation of 1938
  • Branch Rickey steps down as GM of the Pirates
  • Tappan sells 1st microwave oven

Famous Birthdays

  • Danny Darwin, Bonham Texas, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)
  • Glynis Barber, English actress
  • Robin Eubanks, American jazz trombonist