What Happened on August 25, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • To make room for Enos Slaughter, NY Yanks release Phil Rizzuto

Famous Birthdays

  • Henri Toivonen, Finnish rally driver (d. 1986)
  • Matt Aitken, rocker (Stock Aitken & Waterman-Road Block)

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred C Kinsey, American biologist, zoologist and sexologist ("The Kinsey Reports"), dies at 62 from a heart ailment and pneumonia