On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1965

Historical Events

Historic Event

Martin Luther King Jr. leads 25,000 to state capitol in Montgomery, Alabama

  • West German Bondsdag extends war crimes retribution

Famous Birthdays

  • Avery Johnson, NBA guard (San Antonio Spurs)

Sarah Jessica Parker

Sarah Jessica Parker, American actress (Square Pegs, Sex and the City), born in Nelsonville, Ohio

  • Sean "Hollywood" Hamilton, DJ (Hangin' With Hollywood, Z-100)

Famous Deaths

  • Giorgio Federico Ghedini, Italian composer, dies at 72
  • Viola Gregg Liuzzo, American civil rights activist, murdered by Ku KLux Klan members in Selma, Alabama at 39
1965 Highlights

About March 25, 1965

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries