On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1950

Historical Events

  • Dutch NSB leader C van Gelderen sentenced to life

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jean Anouilh's "La Repetition, ou L'Amour Pani" premieres in Paris

Dramatist Jean Anouilh
Jean Anouilh

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Norman, British singer (Smokie), born in Redcar, England
  • John Matuszak, American NFL defensive end (Oak Raider) and actor (The Goonies), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 1989)
1950 Highlights

About October 25, 1950

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 10 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio