On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1955

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 16th Venice Film Festival: "Ordet" directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer wins Golden Lion
  • Last Soviet forces leave Austria

Famous Birthdays

  • Vijayakanth, Tamil actor and politician, born in Thirumangalam, India

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

"Dracula" actor Bela Lugosi (72) weds Hope Lininger (36)