On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 1959

Historical Events

  • SR-N1 hovercraft crosses the English Channel from Calais to Dover in just over 2 hours.

Famous Deaths

  • Isaac Halevi Herzog, chief rabbi of Israel (1936-59), dies at 71
1959 Highlights

About July 25, 1959

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 62 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo