Historical Events on April 25, 1954

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

1stFirst Solar Battery

Bell labs announces the 1st solar battery made from silicon. It has about 6% efficiency.

  • British raid Nairobi, Kenya (25,000 Mau Mau suspects arrested)
  • US performs atmospheric nuclear test at Bikini Island atmospher
  • WDEF TV channel 12 in Chattanooga, TN (CBS) begins broadcasting