On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1966

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • WCMC (now WMGM) TV channel 40 in Wildwood, NJ (NBC) 1st broadcast

Famous Birthdays

  • Chet Culver, American politician (Governor of Iowa), born in Washington, D.C.
  • John Velyvis, American rower & surgeon (Olympics 1996), born in North Adams, Massachusetts
  • Mark Schlereth, American NFL guard (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32), born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • Paul Ranheim, American NHL left wing (Hartford Whalers), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Pavel Torgajev, Russian ice hockey player (Calgary Flames), born in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
  • Richie Lewis, American baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins), born in Muncie, Indiana