On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 1944

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Partisan leader Tito escapes Germans surrounding Bosnia

President of Yugoslavia and Revolutionary Josip Broz Tito
President of Yugoslavia and Revolutionary
Josip Broz Tito

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Payton, American pizza magnate (The Chicago Pizza Pie Factory), born in Miami, Florida (d. 1994)
  • Frank Oz, American muppetteer (Grover-Sesame Street, Muppet Show), born in Hereford, England
  • John Bunnell, former Sheriff of Multnomah County, Oregon and TV personality (World's Wildest Police Videos), born in Pendleton, Oregon
  • Robert MacPherson, American mathematician (invention of intersection homology with Mark Goresk), born in Lakewood, Ohio
1944 Highlights

About May 25, 1944

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 6 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini