On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 1961

Historical Events

  • KTPS TV channel 62 in Tacoma, WA (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Heather Locklear, American actress (T J Hooker, Dynasty), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Tim Zoehrer, Australian cricketer (Aussie keeper, & occasional WA leggie), born in Armadale, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Fay, American vaudeville comedian and actor (God's Gift to Women), dies at 69
1961 Highlights

About September 25, 1961

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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