What Happened on April 25, 1949

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Friedrich Durrenmatt's "Romulus der Grosse" premieres in Basel

Famous Birthdays

  • Dominique Strauss-Kahn, French economist, lawyer, and politician, born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
  • James Fenton, British poet
  • Michael Brown, American musician and songwriter, (Don't Walk Away Renee), born in New York City (d. 2015)
  • Vicente PernĂ­a, Argentine footballer, born in Tandil, Argentina

Famous Deaths

  • Jankel Adler, Polish painter and printmaker, dies at 53