On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1965

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Civil Rights Activist Martin Luther King Jr.
Civil Rights Activist
Martin Luther King Jr.
  • West German Bondsdag extends war crimes retribution

Famous Birthdays

  • Avery Johnson, NBA guard (San Antonio Spurs)

Person of interestSarah 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, US civil rights activist, murdered