On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1939

Famous Birthdays

  • Martin Feldstein, American economist (1977 John Bates Clark Medal), chief economic adviser to President Reagan, born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2019)
  • Rosanna Schiaffino, actress (Minotaur, Mazzabubu), born in Genoa, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • Wilfred Trotter, English surgeon who was a pioneer in neurosurgery, popularized the concept of herd instinct, and was an authority in cancers of the head and neck, dies at 67
1939 Highlights

About November 25, 1939

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 81 years and 2 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius