On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1962

Historical Events

  • Cleve sends Harry Chiti to Mets for a player to be named later, on June 15 the Mets send Chiti back to Cleveland
  • Lion & Tiger Veldt at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is dedicated
  • US Ranger spacecraft crash lands on Moon
  • US resumes above ground nuclear testing, at Christmas Island

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAdam Silver

Adam Silver, American lawyer and NBA Commissioner, born in Rye, New York

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver
NBA Commissioner
Adam Silver

1962 Highlights

About April 25, 1962

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 58 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus