On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 1961

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

In a speech John F. Kennedy emphasizes that any attack on Berlin is an attack on NATO

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Roger Maris hits home runs 37, 38, 39 & 40 in a doubleheader

Baseball Player Roger Maris
Baseball Player
Roger Maris

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobbie Eakes, American actress (The Bold and the Beautiful), born in Warner Robins, Georgia
  • Katherine Kelly Lang, American actress (Brooke-Bold & Beautiful), born in Los Angeles, California
1961 Highlights

About July 25, 1961

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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