Many readers ask The Old Farmer's Almanac what happened on their birthday--or the birthday of a loved one.. To help out, we've put together an everything-birthdays page! Find fun birthday facts, birthday history, folklore, and more!
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Weather History for March 25
1992: This day brought Florida "the most economically destructive force ever to hit the Orlando area," as thunderstorms dropped hailstones up to four inches in diameter. Literally millions of panes of glass were broken during the storm, with damages totaling $60 million.
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Birthday Lore for March 25
Through your openhearted, generous nature, you will have many real friends and a happy marriage. You are careful and thrifty. With care and precision, you will follow the plans you make for your future and achieve success.
Who Else Shares This Birthday?
Born 1867: Arturo Toscanini (conductor)
Born 1928: James Arthur Lovell, Jr. (astronaut)
Born 1942: Aretha Franklin (singer)
On This Day in History
1937: First perfumed ad in a U.S. newspaper
1882: First U.S. public demonstration of pancake making, NYC
1987: The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that an employer may voluntarily act to redress imbalances in the workforce through affirmative action programs for women. It was the first time that the court specifically addressed such programs for women
Signs of the Zodiac
ARIES (March 21-April 20)
The Ram. Ruling planet: Mars. Element: Fire. Quality: Assertiveness. Ability: Leadership.You are the initiators of the zodiac. Dashing hither and yon (you are always in a hurry),you rush fearlessly ahead with little regard for your own safety. You like to be first in all that you do, and you are happiest when sharing your new discoveries with your friends. Willing to begin conversations with total strangers, you usually have many friends.