On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1957

Historical Events

  • NBA modifies the free-throw rule
  • Treaty of Rome establishes European Economic Community (Common Market)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Uhls, American screenwriter

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph "Fud" Livingston, American jazz clarinetist, arranger, and composer ("I'm Thru With Love") and composer, dies at 50
  • Max Ophüls, German director (The Earrings of Madame de...), dies at 54
1957 Highlights

About March 25, 1957

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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