Historical Events on June 25, Special Events on This Day

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What Happened on June 25th This Day in History

Year Name
2022 The prime minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina inaugurates the longest bridge of Bangladesh, Padma Bridge.
2022 Russo-Ukrainian War: The Battle of Sievierodonetsk ends after weeks of heavy fighting with the Russian capture of the city, leading to the Battle of Lysychansk.
2022 Two people are killed and 21 more injured after a gunman opens fire at three sites in Oslo in a suspected Islamist anti-LGBTQ+ attack.
1998 In Clinton v. City of New York, the United States Supreme Court decides that the Line Item Veto Act of 1996 is unconstitutional.
1997 An uncrewed Progress spacecraft collides with the Russian space station Mir.
1997 The National Hockey League approved expansion franchises for Nashville (1998), Atlanta (1999), Columbus (2000), and Minneapolis-Saint Paul (2000).
1996 The Khobar Towers bombing in Saudi Arabia kills 19 U.S. servicemen.
1993 Kim Campbell is sworn in as the first female Prime Minister of Canada.
1991 The breakup of Yugoslavia begins when Slovenia and Croatia declare their independence from Yugoslavia.
1981 Microsoft is restructured to become an incorporated business in its home state of Washington.
1978 The rainbow flag representing gay pride is flown for the first time during the San Francisco Gay Freedom Day Parade.
1976 Missouri Governor Kit Bond issues an executive order rescinding the Extermination Order, formally apologizing on behalf of the state of Missouri for the suffering it had caused to members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1975 Mozambique achieves independence from Portugal.
1975 Prime Minister Indira Gandhi declares a state of internal emergency in India.
1960 Cold War: Two cryptographers working for the United States National Security Agency left for vacation to Mexico, and from there defected to the Soviet Union.
1950 The Korean War begins with the invasion of South Korea by North Korea.
1948 The United States Congress passes the Displaced Persons Act to allow World War II refugees to immigrate to the United States above quota restrictions.
1947 The Diary of a Young Girl (better known as The Diary of Anne Frank) is published.
1944 World War II: The Battle of Tali-Ihantala, the largest battle ever fought in the Nordic countries, begins.
1944 World War II: United States Navy and British Royal Navy ships bombard Cherbourg to support United States Army units engaged in the Battle of Cherbourg.
1944 The final page of the comic Krazy Kat is published, exactly two months after its author George Herriman died.
1943 The Holocaust: Jews in the Częstochowa Ghetto in Poland stage an uprising against the Nazis.
1943 The left-wing German Jewish exile Arthur Goldstein is murdered in Auschwitz.
1941 World War II: The Continuation War between the Soviet Union and Finland, supported by Nazi Germany, began.
1940 World War II: The French armistice with Nazi Germany comes into effect.
1938 Dr. Douglas Hyde is inaugurated as the first President of Ireland.
1935 Colombia–Soviet Union relations are established.
1913 American Civil War veterans begin arriving at the Great Reunion of 1913.
1910 The United States Congress passes the Mann Act, which prohibits interstate transport of women or girls for "immoral purposes"; the ambiguous language would be used to selectively prosecute people for years to come.
1910 Igor Stravinsky's ballet The Firebird is premiered in Paris, bringing him to prominence as a composer.
1906 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania millionaire Harry Thaw shoots and kills prominent architect Stanford White.
1900 The Taoist monk Wang Yuanlu discovers the Dunhuang manuscripts, a cache of ancient texts that are of great historical and religious significance, in the Mogao Caves of Dunhuang, China.
1876 Battle of the Little Bighorn and the death of Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer.
1848 A photograph of the June Days uprising becomes the first known instance of photojournalism.
1788 Virginia becomes the tenth state to ratify the United States Constitution.
1786 Gavriil Pribylov discovers St. George Island of the Pribilof Islands in the Bering Sea.
1741 Maria Theresa is crowned Queen of Hungary.
1678 Venetian Elena Cornaro Piscopia is the first woman awarded a doctorate of philosophy when she graduates from the University of Padua.
1658 Spanish forces fail to retake Jamaica at the Battle of Rio Nuevo during the Anglo-Spanish War.
1530 At the Diet of Augsburg the Augsburg Confession is presented to the Holy Roman Emperor by the Lutheran princes and Electors of Germany.
1258 War of Saint Sabas: In the Battle of Acre, the Venetians defeat a larger Genoese fleet sailing to relieve Acre.
841 In the Battle of Fontenay-en-Puisaye, forces led by Charles the Bald and Louis the German defeat the armies of Lothair I of Italy and Pepin II of Aquitaine.
524 The Franks are defeated by the Burgundians in the Battle of Vézeronce.
Famous People Born on June 25

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Year Name
1755 Natalia Alexeievna of Russia (d. 1776)
1961 Ricky Gervais, English comedian, actor, director, producer and singer
1935 Don Demeter, American professional baseball player (d. 2021)
1864 Walther Nernst, German chemist and physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1941)
1964 Phil Emery, Australian cricketer
1959 Jari Puikkonen, Finnish ski jumper
1940 Judy Amoore, Australian runner
1907 J. Hans D. Jensen, German physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1973)
1969 Kevin Kelley, American football coach
1964 Dell Curry, American basketball player and coach
Famous People Deaths On June 25

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Date Name
2003 Lester Maddox, American businessman and politician, 75th Governor of Georgia (b. 1915)
2004 Morton Coutts, New Zealand inventor (b. 1904)
1665 Sigismund Francis, archduke of Austria (b. 1630)
2005 John Fiedler, American actor and voice artist (b. 1925)
1959 Charles Starkweather, American spree killer (b. 1938)
2006 Jaap Penraat, Dutch-American humanitarian (b. 1918)
1031 Sheng Zong, Chinese emperor (b. 972)
1979 Dave Fleischer, American animator, director, and producer (b. 1894)
1884 Hans Rott, Austrian organist and composer (b. 1858)
2008 Lyall Watson, South African anthropologist and ethologist (b. 1939)