On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1954

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

26th Academy Awards: "From Here to Eternity" best film, William Holden & Audrey Hepburn best actor, actress

  • Pope Pius XII encyclical "Sacra virginitas" (On consecrated virginity)
  • RCA manufactures 1st color TV set (12½" screen at $1,000)

Famous Birthdays

  • Elli Stai, Greek journalist and TV presenter
  • Thom Loverro, American sportswriter