On This Day

What Happened on February 25, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 10th Daytona 500: Cale Yarborough driving for Wood Brothers Racing wins by less than a second from LeeRoy Yarbrough; grid set exclusively by qualifying times
  • 430 Unification Church couples wed in Korea
  • Makarios re-elected president of Cyprus

Famous Birthdays

  • David Hulse, American baseball outfielder (Texas Rangers)
  • Evridiki, Greek Cypriot singer

Famous Deaths

  • Camille Huysmans, Belgian premier (1946-47), dies at 96