What Happened on May 25, 1939

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Carl Storck becomes 2nd NFL president

Famous Birthdays

  • Dixie Carter, TN, actress (Designing Women, Edge of Night)

Person of interestIan McKellen

Sir Ian McKellen, English film and theatre actor (Lord of the Rings, X-Men), born in Burnley Lancashire

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Duveen, British art connoisseur (Elgin marbles), dies at 69