On This Day

What Happened on February 25, 1956

Historical Events

Conference of Interest

Nikita Khrushchev denounces Joseph Stalin at the 20th Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union

Famous Birthdays

  • Davie Cooper, soccer star

Famous Deaths

  • Marij Kogoj, Slovenian composer, dies at 59
1956 Highlights

About February 25, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces