On This Day

What Happened on February 25, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Bresslaw, English comedian (Carry On team), born in London, England (d. 1993)
  • Michael Wheeler-Booth, Clerk of the Parliaments
  • Nicholas Edwards, Baron Crickhowell, British Conservative Party politician
  • Robert Neame, British brewer (Shepherd Neame)
  • Tony Lema, American golfer (British Open 1964), born in Oakland, California (d. 1966)

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Protheroe, composer, dies at 67
  • John McGraw, American Baseball Hall of Fame infielder/manager (manager NY Giants World Series champions 1905, 21-22), dies of uremic poisoning at 60