On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian "Blinky" Davison, British rocker (The Nice), born in Leicester, England (d. 2008)
  • Ron Davies, Welsh footballer (29 Welsh caps), born in Holywell, Flintshire, Wales (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Emanuel Feuermann, cellist (Chicago Symphony Orchestra), dies at 39
1942 Highlights

About May 25, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini