On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 1945

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Arthur C Clark proposes relay satellites in geosynchronous orbit

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Lee Travis [David Griffin], British DJ and presenter (Top of the Pops], convicted of indecent assault, born in Buxton, Derbyshire

Famous Deaths

  • Demjan Bednyi, Russian writer and satirist, dies at 62