On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1955

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
1955 Highlights

About April 25, 1955

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus