On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1956

Famous Birthdays

  • Matthew Garber, English child actor (Mary Poppins), born in London, England (d. 1977)
  • Sonia M Lannaman, England, 4X100m relayer (Olympic bronze 1980)

Famous Deaths

  • George Luther Foote, composer, dies at 70
  • Robert Newton, British actor (Treasure Island, Henry V, Around the World in 80 Days), dies from a heart attack at 50
1956 Highlights

About March 25, 1956

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 65 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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