What Happened on August 25, 1943

Historical Events

  • 10th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 27, Washington 7 (48,471)

Mountbatten Takes Chrge

Admiral Lord Louis Mountbatten appointed Supreme Allied Commander in South East Asia

  • German occupiers impose 72-hour work week
  • Red Army under Gen Vatutin recaptures Achtyrka
  • US forces overrun New Georgia in Solomon Islands during WW II
1943 History

Famous Deaths

  • Johan Petter Johansson, Swedish inventor and industrialist (modern adjustable spanner), dies at 86

About August 25, 1943

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 80 years and 1 month
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Virgo