On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Long-Haired Hare is released in Theaters starring Bugs Bunny.
  • Presidential election in Syria (some women allowed to vote)

Famous Birthdays

  • Brenda Sykes, American actress (Ozzie's Girls, Getting Straight), born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • Kene Holliday, American actor (Tyler-Matlock, Carter Country), born in NYC, New York
  • Phyllis George-Brown, Miss America (1971)/sportscaster (CBS), born in Denton, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Buck Freeman, baseball player (b. 1871)