On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Germany troop executes 335 residents of Rome
  • RAF Flight Sgt Nicholas Alkemade survives a jump from his Lancaster bomber from 18,000 feet over Germany without a parachute; his fall broken by pine trees and soft snow, he suffers only a sprained leg

Famous Birthdays

  • Ross Duncan, cricketer (one Test Australia v England 1971, 0-30)
  • Terry L Bruce, (Rep-D-IL, 1985- )