On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1950

Historical Events

  • 73°F (23°C) highest temperature ever recorded in Cleveland in January

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Ryan [Papazoglou], English actor & comedian (The Young Ones, Only Fools and Horses), born in London, England
  • Gloria Naylor, American author (Women of Brewster Place), born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)
  • Michael Cotten, American rock synthesizer (Tubes) and art designer, born in Kansas City, Missouri
1950 Highlights

About January 25, 1950

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 72 years
Leap Year: No

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