On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 1939

Historical Events

  • 5th and last Dutch government of Colijn, forms
  • New York Yankees starting pitcher Atley Donald sets American League rookie record for consecutive wins; beats St. Louis Browns 5-1 for his 12th straight victory

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Akre Trythall, American composer, born in Knoxville, Tennessee
1939 Highlights

About July 25, 1939

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 82 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo