On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1941

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Pope Pius XII elevates the Apostolic Vicariate of the Hawaiian Islands to the dignity of a diocese. It becomes the Roman Catholic Diocese of Honolulu.

Famous Birthdays

  • Elzie "Buddy" Baker, American NASCAR driver, born in Florence, South Carolina (d. 2015)
  • Gregory Sierra, American actor, born in NYC, New York