On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1946

Historical Events

Music Premiere

1st performance of Igor Stravinsky's "Ebony Concerto", by Woody Herman and His Thundering Herd, at Carnegie Hall, New York City

Famous Birthdays

  • Bonnie Bedelia [Culkin], American actress (Die Hard, Heart Like a Wheel), born in NYC, New York
  • Daniel Bensa├»d, French philosopher and a leader of the Trotskyist movement in France, born in Toulouse, France (d. 2010)
  • Gerard John Schaefer, American serial killer (d. 1995)
  • Maurice Krafft, French vulcanologist who pioneered filming volcanic eruptions, born in Mulhouse, France (d. 1991)
1946 Highlights

About March 25, 1946

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries