Historical Events In April - 25
Friday, 16 April 2021
1982 On April - 25 in accordance with Camp David, Israel completes Sinai withdrawl
1982 Celia Johnson, actress (Brief Encounter, Happy Breed), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1983 "Nightline" expands from « hour to a full hour on this day in history.
1983 Yuri Andropov invites US schoolgirl Samantha Smith to USSR on April - 25.
1984 Richard Benedict actor, dies at 64 of a heart attack on this day in history.
1984 On this day in history rock group Wings disbands
1984 Richard Benedict, actor (Okinawa), dies at 64 of a heart attack on this day in history.
1985 On this day in history for 2nd time, Wayne Gretzky, scores 7 goals in a Cup game
1985 Murray Matheson actor (Felix-Banacek), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1985 On this day in history richard Haydn British actor, dies at 80
1985 On this day in history murray Matheson, actor (Felix-Banacek), dies at 72
1988 On this day in history "Nightline" goes on location to Jerusalem Israel
1988 On April - 25 nASA launches space vehicle S-211
1988 On April - 25 boris Kremenliev, composer, dies at 76
1989 Mike Tyson gets a speeding ticket for drag racing in Albany NY on this day in history.
1989 On April - 25 near Coast of Guerrero, Mexico a 6.8 quake killed 3 people, and few injured and some damage at Mexico City
1989 On this day in history george Coulouris, actor (Papillon, Runaway Bus), dies at 85
1990 25th Academy of Country Music Awards (Clint Black & Kathy Mattea win) on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history dexter Gordon jazz saxophonist, dies at 67 in Philadelphia
1990 Hubble space telescope is placed into orbit by shuttle discovery on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history violeta Barrios de Chamorro begins a 6 year term as Nicaragua's pres
1990 On April - 25 dexter Gordon, Jazz saxophonist, dies of kidney failure at 67
1991 On this day in history designer Mary McFadden (52) announces divorce of Kohie Yohannan (23)
1991 On April - 25 lisa Olson brings suit against NFL NE Patriots for sexual harassment
1991 The Interprovincial Pipeline mothballed; Quebec refiners can buy oil cheaper offshore; Sarnia to Montreal 832 km line built in 1974 energy crisis on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history frank Hamilton, actor (Subterraneans), dies at 66
1992 On this day in history in Petrolia, California a 7.1 earthquake resulted in ninety-eight people injured and considerable damage in southwestern Humboldt County
1992 On April - 25 brian Macleod, Canadian musician, dies of cancer at 39
1993 Rosita Moreno, actress (Walls of Gold), dies of heart attack at 85 on April - 25.
1994 David Langton, British actor (Upstairs Downstairs), dies at 82 on April - 25.
1995 On this day in history art Fleming, game show host (Jeopardy), dies at 74
2005 On this day in history a passenger train derails in Amagasaki Hyogo Prefecture Japan killing 107 people and injuring another 456. (see Amagasaki rail crash)
2007 On this day in history representative Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio), introduces articles to impeach Vice President Dick Cheney.
2007 The Burj Dubai reaches the height of the Sears Tower on its way to becoming the tallest building in the world on April - 25.