What Happened on August 25, 1979

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Madwoman of Central Park West" closes at 22 Steps NYC after 86 performances
  • California Angels trounce Toronto Blue Jays, 24-2
  • Somali adopts constitution

Famous Birthdays

  • Marlon Harewood, English footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Stan Kenton, jazz band leader (Music 55), dies at 67