What Happened on January 25, 1953

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • WABI TV channel 5 in Bangor, ME (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • Yuri Sergejev skates world record 500m in 40.9 sec

Famous Birthdays

  • Malcolm Green, rocker (Split Enz-I Got You)
  • Mark Weil, Uzbek theatre director (d. 2007)
  • The Honky Tonk Man, American professional wrestler