On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1960

Historical Events

  • 1st submerged circumnavigation of Earth completed by USS submarine Triton in 60 days, 21 hours

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Redman, Australian film producer (Seed), born in Melbourne, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Amanullah, emir/king of Afhanistan (1919-28), dies at 67
  • Hope Emerson, actress (I Married Joan, Peter Gunn), dies at 62
  • Ilmari Krohn, Finnish composer, dies at 92
1960 Highlights

About April 25, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus