On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 1940

Historical Events

  • German troops conquer Boulogne
  • Golden Gate International Exposition reopens

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

MLB outfielder Stan Musial (19) weds his high school sweetheart Lillian Labash in Daytona Beach

MLB Legend Stan Musial
MLB Legend
Stan Musial

Famous Deaths

  • Joe De Grasse, Canadian film director, dies at 67
1940 Highlights

About May 25, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 81 years and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini