On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1952

Historical Events

  • First Dutch edition of children's magazine "Donald Duck"
  • French president inaugurates Donzère-Mondragonstuw Dam
  • Nazar Mohammad scores Pakistan's 1st Test century 124* v India

Famous Birthdays

  • Ioannis Kyrastas, Greek soccer midfielder (46 caps; Olympiacos; Panathinaikos) and manager (Panathinaikos), born in Piraeus, Greece (d. 2004)

Famous Deaths

  • Sergei Bortkiewicz, composer, dies at 75
1952 Highlights

About October 25, 1952

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio