On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1966

Historical Events

  • Beatles pose for photographer Robert Whitaker with mutilated dolls and butchered meat for album cover of "Yesterday & Today", it is later pulled from circulation and replaced with a different photo
  • US Supreme court rules "poll tax" unconstitutional

Famous Birthdays

  • Anton Rogan, Irish footballer
  • David Hohl, American freestyle wrestler (Olympics-9-92, 96), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Frank Ferrer, American rock drummer (Guns N' Roses, 2006 -present), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jeff Cross, NFL defensive end (Miami Dolphins)
  • Jeff Healey, Canadian blind blues-rock guitarist and singer ("See The Light"; "Angel Eyes"), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2008)
  • Tom Glavine, American baseball pitcher (Atlanta Braves, Cy Young 1991), born in Concord, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • Colin Campbell, Scottish actor (High Bright Sun, Leather Boys), dies at 83
1966 Highlights

About March 25, 1966

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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