On This Day

What Happened on February 25, 1949

Historical Events

  • WAC Corporal rocket achieves height of 400k (record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank "Poncho" Sampedro, Spanish-American rock guitarist (Crazy Horse - Neil Young, 1988-2014), born in Welch, West Virginia

Ric Flair

Ric Flair, American professional wrestler (NWA/WWF/WCW/AWA), born in Memphis, Tennessee


1949 Highlights

About February 25, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces