What Happened on April 25, 1981

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Mariners mgr Maury Wills is suspended for 2 games after ordering Seattle's grounds crew to enlarge batter's boxes by one foot
  • More than 100 workers are exposed to radiation during repairs of a nuclear power plant in Tsuruga, Japan.

Famous Birthdays

  • Anja Pärson, Swedish skier
  • Dwone Hicks, National Football League runningback
  • Felipe Massa, Brazilian Formula One driver
  • John McFall, British Paralympic sprinter

Famous Weddings

  • Maureen Reagan (40) marries 3rd husband, Dennis Revell (28)