On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1942

Historical Events

  • Beginning of a 3 night bombing blitz on Bath by German Luftwaffe - 417 killed

Famous Birthdays

  • John Martin Dalby, Scottish composer, born in Aberdeen, Scotland
  • Jon Kyl, American politician, U.S. House of Representatives from Arizona (1987-95), born in Oakland, Nebraska

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Kornfeld, writer, dies at 52
1942 Highlights

About April 25, 1942

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus