What Happened on February 25, 1932

Historical Events

Historic Event

Austrian immigrant Adolf Hitler gets German citizenship

Famous Birthdays

  • Åke Persson, Swedish bebop jazz trombonist (Kenny Clarke-Francy Boland Big Band, 1963–71), born in Hässleholm Sweden (d. 1975)
  • Faron Young, American country and honky-tonk singer ("Hello Walls"; "It's Four in the Morning"), and actor (Hidden Guns; Daniel Boone, Trailblazer), born in Shreveport, Louisiana (d. 1996)
  • Laurence New, Major-General
  • Martin William Karlins, American contemporary classical composer, born in North Brook, Illinois (d. 2005)
  • Tony Brooks, English auto racer (F1 World C'ship third 1958, runner-up 1959; 6 x F1 wins), born in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England (d. 2022)
1932 Highlights

About February 25, 1932

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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