On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1958

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sugar Ray Robinson is 1st boxing champ to win 5 times

Middle/welterweight championship boxer Sugar Ray Robinson
Middle/welterweight championship boxer
Sugar Ray Robinson
  • West German parliament desires German atomic weapons

Famous Birthdays

  • Åsa Torstensson, Swedish politician
  • James McDaniel, actor (Arthur Fancy-NYPD Blue), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Maria Caridad Colón, Cuba, javelin thrower, (Olympic gold 1980)
  • Sisy Chen, Taiwanese politician and television commentator
  • Yograj Singh, cricketer (Indian pace bowler early 80's)

Famous Deaths

  • Emerson Whithorne, American composer, dies at 73
  • Tom Brown, American dixieland jazz trombonist, dies at 69
1958 Highlights

About March 25, 1958

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries