What Happened on February 25, 1957

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Buddy Holly & Crickets record "That'll Be the Day"

Singer-songwriter Buddy Holly
Singer-songwriter
Buddy Holly
  • Supreme Court decides 6-3, baseball is only antitrust exempt pro sport

Famous Birthdays

  • Jane Ackroyd, British sculptor
  • Stuart "Woody" Wood, Scot, guitarist (Bay City Rollers-Saturday Night)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Bugs Moran, American gangster, dies of lung cancer in prison at 65

Gangster Bugs Moran
Gangster
Bugs Moran
  • Kurt von Wolfurt, composer, dies at 76
  • Mark Aldanov, [Mark A Landau], Russian/French chemist, dies at 70