On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 1940

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • German High Commissioner in Norway sets up Vidkun Quisling government

Famous Birthdays

  • Timothy Severin, British author and explorer, born in Assam, British India

Famous Weddings

  • "Sullivan's Travels" actress Veronica Lake (18) weds American motion picture art director and set designer John S. Detlie (31)

Famous Deaths

  • Marguerite Clark, American silent film actress (Snow White), dies at 57