On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1955

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Américo Gallego, Argentine footballer (Argentina national team), born in Morteros, Argentina
  • Buster Mottram, English tennis player, born in Kingston upon Thames
  • Joanne Abbott, Canadian sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Sarnia, Ontario
  • John Nunn, English chess grandmaster, born in London
  • Parviz Parastui, Iranian actor (The Glass Agency), born in Kabudrahang, Hamadan Province, Iran

Famous Deaths

  • Constance Collier, actress (Perils of Pauline), dies at 77
  • Paul Basilius Barth, Swiss painter and lithographer, dies at 73