What Happened on September 25, 1954

Historical Events

Election of Interest

Francois "Doc" Duvalier wins Haitian presidential election

  • Indians win AL record 111 games
  • WCBD TV channel 2 in Charleston, South Carolina (ABC) begins broadcasting
1954 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Juande Ramos, Spanish football manager (Sevilla), born in Pedro Muñoz, Spain
  • Sylvester Croom, American college football coach, born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Born in 1954

Famous Weddings

Audrey Hepburn

"Roman Holiday" actress Audrey Hepburn (25) weds actor Mel Ferrer (37) in Burgenstock, Switzerland; divorce in 1968

Famous Deaths

  • Eugenio d'Ors, Spanish Catalan essayist and philosopher, dies at 71

About September 25, 1954

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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

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