What Happened on August 25, 1954

Historical Events

  • Ivan Filin wins Berne marathon (2:25:26.6) (260m)

Famous Birthdays

Elvis Costello (69 years old)

English rock singer and songwriter (Allison; Watching The Detectives; The Other Side Of Summer), born in Paddington, London

  • Gilbert "Gibus" Duclos-Lassalle, French cyclist
  • Marty Jourard, American keyboardist and vocalist (Motels - "Only the Lonely"), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Șerban Nichifor, Romanian composer, cellist and music educator, s born in Bucharest, Romania
Born in 1954
1954 Highlights

About August 25, 1954

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Cara Mia - David Whitfield with the Mantovani Orchestra and Chorus