On This Day

What Happened on February 25, 1928

Famous Birthdays

  • Keith Williamson, British RAF marshal
  • Larry Gelbart, American television writer, playwright, director and author, best known as creator and producer of M*A*S*H, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2009)
  • Paul Elvstrøm, Danish yachtsman (4 Olympic gold, Finn class 1948, 52, 56, 60), born in Hellerup, Denmark (d. 2016)
  • Richard Stern, American writer
1928 Highlights

About February 25, 1928

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces