What Happened on September 25, 1959

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Waller, cricketer (big-hitting Zimbabwe batsman-1992 World Cup)

Famous Weddings

  • Cosmopolitan founder Helen Gurley Brown (37) weds theater producer David Brown (43)

Famous Deaths

  • Ennio Porrino, composer, dies at 49
  • Helen Broderick, comedienne/actress (Swing Time, Top Hat), dies
  • S W R D Bandaranaike, Ceylon's PM, assassinated by a Buddhist monk