What Happened on June 25, 1979

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Got Tu Go Disco" opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 8 performances
  • Failed attack on NATO commander Alexander Haig Jr. in Obourg, Belgium by German terrorist Rolf Klemens Wagner, a former member of the Red Army Faction

Famous Birthdays

  • Busy Philipps, American actress
  • Hirooki Goto, Japanese professional wrestler
  • Katie Doyle, American actress and reality television star
  • Richard Hughes, Scottish footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Philippe Halsman, American photographer (b. 1906)