On This Day: September 25th
This is 269th day of the year and 97 days remain in the year.
Ethan Allen was captured by the British.
Nine black children were escorted to Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, under heavily armed guard, because of racial violence.
September 25 BirthdaysWilliam Faulkner1897–1962, American novelist, born in New Albany, Miss., one of the great American writers of the 20th century.
Glenn Gouldpianist and composer
Barbara WaltersTV commentator
Claude Perraultarchitect, scientist, and physician
Sir Colin Davisconductor
Christopher Reeveactor, director