Historical Events on March 25, Special Events on This Day

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What Happened on March 25th This Day in History

Year Name
2018 Syrian civil war: Following the completion of the Afrin offensive, the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) initiate an insurgency against the Turkish occupation of the Afrin District.[12][13]
2006 Capitol Hill massacre: A gunman kills six people before taking his own life at a party in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood.
2006 Protesters demanding a new election in Belarus, following the rigged 2006 Belarusian presidential election, clash with riot police. Opposition leader Aleksander Kozulin is among several protesters arrested.
1996 The European Union's Veterinarian Committee bans the export of British beef and its by-products as a result of mad cow disease (Bovine spongiform encephalopathy).
1995 WikiWikiWeb, the world's first wiki, and part of the Portland Pattern Repository, is made public by Ward Cunningham.
1988 The Candle demonstration in Bratislava is the first mass demonstration of the 1980s against the communist regime in Czechoslovakia.
1979 The first fully functional Space Shuttle orbiter, Columbia, is delivered to the John F. Kennedy Space Center to be prepared for its first launch.
1975 Faisal of Saudi Arabia is shot and killed by his nephew.
1971 The Army of the Republic of Vietnam abandon an attempt to cut off the Ho Chi Minh trail in Laos.
1965 Civil rights activists led by Martin Luther King Jr. successfully complete their 4-day 50-mile march from Selma to the capitol in Montgomery, Alabama.
1959 Chain Island is sold by the State of California to Russell Gallaway III, a Sacramento businessman who plans to use it as a "hunting and fishing retreat", for $5,258.20 ($48,877 in 2021).
1957 United States Customs seizes copies of Allen Ginsberg's poem "Howl" on obscenity grounds.
1957 The European Economic Community is established with West Germany, France, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg as the first members.
1949 More than 92,000 kulaks are suddenly deported from the Baltic states to Siberia.
1948 The first successful tornado forecast predicts that a tornado will strike Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma.
1947 An explosion in a coal mine in Centralia, Illinois kills 111.
1941 The Kingdom of Yugoslavia joins the Axis powers with the signing of the Tripartite Pact.
1932 The famous Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is unveiled in Athens.
1931 The Scottsboro Boys are arrested in Alabama and charged with rape.
1924 On the anniversary of Greek Independence, Alexandros Papanastasiou proclaims the Second Hellenic Republic.
1919 The Tetiev pogrom occurs in Ukraine, becoming the prototype of mass murder during the Holocaust.
1918 The Belarusian People's Republic is established.
1917 The Georgian Orthodox Church restores its autocephaly abolished by Imperial Russia in 1811.
1914 The Greek multi-sport club Aris Thessaloniki is founded in Thessaloniki.
1911 In New York City, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire kills 146 garment workers.
1911 Andrey Yushchinsky is murdered in Kiev, leading to the Beilis affair.
1905 The Greek football club P.A.E. G.S. Diagoras is founded in the city of Rhodes.
1894 Coxey's Army, the first significant American protest march, departs Massillon, Ohio for Washington, D.C.
1865 American Civil War: In Virginia, Confederate forces temporarily capture Fort Stedman from the Union.
1845 New Zealand Legislative Council pass the first Militia Act constituting the New Zealand Army.
1821 Greek War of Independence - Traditional date of the start of the Greek War of Independence. The war had actually begun on 23 February 1821 (Julian calendar).
1811 Percy Bysshe Shelley is expelled from the University of Oxford for publishing the pamphlet The Necessity of Atheism.
1807 The Swansea and Mumbles Railway, then known as the Oystermouth Railway, becomes the first passenger-carrying railway in the world.
1802 The Treaty of Amiens is signed as a "Definitive Treaty of Peace" between France and the United Kingdom.
1770 Daskalogiannis, leads the people of Sfakia in the first Greek uprising against the Ottoman rule
1708 A French fleet anchors nears Fife Ness as part of the planned French invasion of Britain.
1655 Saturn's largest moon, Titan, is discovered by Christiaan Huygens.
1584 Sir Walter Raleigh is granted a patent to colonize Virginia.
1576 Jerome Savage takes out a sub-lease to start the Newington Butts Theatre outside London.
1519 Hernando Cortes, entering province of Tabasco, defeats Tabascan Indians.
1409 The Council of Pisa convenes, in an attempt to heal the Western Schism.
1306 Robert the Bruce becomes King of Scots (Scotland).
1000 Fatimid caliph al-Hakim bi-Amr Allah assassinates the eunuch chief minister Barjawan and assumes control of the government.
919 Romanos Lekapenos seizes the Boukoleon Palace in Constantinople and becomes regent of the Byzantine emperor Constantine VII.
717 Theodosius III resigns the throne to the Byzantine Empire to enter the clergy.
708 Pope Constantine becomes the 88th pope. He would be the last pope to visit Constantinople until 1967.
421 Italian city Venice is founded with the dedication of the first church, that of San Giacomo di Rialto on the islet of Rialto.
Famous People Born on March 25

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Year Name
1984 Katharine McPhee, American singer-songwriter and actress
1986 Megan Gibson, American softball player
1881 Béla Bartók, Hungarian pianist and composer (d. 1945)
1636 Henric Piccardt, Dutch lawyer (d. 1712)
1963 Velle Kadalipp, Estonian architect
1912 Jean Vilar, French actor and director (d. 1971)
1953 Robert Fox, English producer and manager
1929 Cecil Taylor, American pianist and composer (d. 2018)
1878 František Janda-Suk, Czech discus thrower and shot putter (d. 1955)
1965 Avery Johnson, American basketball player and coach
Famous People Deaths On March 25

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Date Name
2016 Shannon Bolin, American actress and singer (b. 1917)
1988 Robert Joffrey, American dancer, choreographer, and director, co-founded the Joffrey Ballet (b. 1930)
1917 Elizabeth Storrs Mead, American academic (b. 1832)
1964 Charles Benjamin Howard, Canadian businessman and politician (b. 1885)
1999 Cal Ripken, Sr., American baseball player, coach, and manager (b. 1936)
1958 Tom Brown, American trombonist (b. 1888)
1223 Alfonso II, king of Portugal (b. 1185)
2014 Lorna Arnold, English historian and author (b. 1915)
1801 Novalis, German poet and author (b. 1772)
1603 Ikoma Chikamasa, Japanese daimyō (b. 1526)