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Historical Events In August - 25

Thursday, 09 December 2021

1971  On August - 25 ted Lewis, [Theodore L Friedman], bandleader, dies at 80  

1972  Juan Carlos Paz, composer, dies at 71 on August - 25.  

1975  On August - 25 frans van Amelsvoort, choir conductor, dies at 75  

1976  On August - 25 eyvind Johnson, Swedish author (Nobel-1974), dies at 76  

1979  On August - 25 stan Kenton, orch leader (Music 55), dies at 67  

1980  On this day in history gower Champion, dancer (Marge & Gower Champion Show), dies at 60  

1981  On August - 25 jeff Schwartz, sets solo record for trampoline bouncing (266 09)  

1981  On August - 25 mark Chapman, John Lennon's murderer, is sentenced to 20 years  

1981  On August - 25 the spacecraft Voyager 2 flies past the planet Saturn  

1981  On August - 25 voyager 2's closest approach to Saturn (63,000 miles/100,000 km)  

1981  Jeff Schwartz, sets solo record for trampoline bouncing (266:09) on this day in history.  

1982  John AM "Hans" van Tongeren, actor (Hunk), commits suicide at 27 on this day in history.  

1983  On this day in history uS & USSR sign $10 billion grain pact  

1984  Truman Capote, author (In Cold Blood), dies at 59 on this day in history.  

1985  On August - 25 sTS 51-I scrubbed at T -9m because of an onboard computer problem  

1985  Samantha Smith, actress (Elizabeth-Lime Street), dies in plane at 13 on August - 25.  

1986  Allen Case, actor (Deputy, Legend of Jesse James), dies at 51 on this day in history.  

1987  On this day in history dow Jones industrial stock avg reaches record 2722.42  

1988  On this day in history challenger Center opens its classroom doors in Houston  

1988  NASA launches space vehicle S-214 on August - 25.  

1988  Romanian Chess master Mihai Suba and his son defect to the West during an international tournament in London on this day in history.  

1988  Price Daniel, (Gov/Sen-D-Texas), dies at 77 on August - 25.  

1989  On August - 25 voyager 2 makes its closest approach to Neptune (0400 GMT)  

1989  On August - 25 gunnar Johnsen Berg, composer, dies at 80  

1990  On this day in history uN security council authorizes military action against Iraq  

1991  Carl Lewis runs 100m in 9.86 seconds on this day in history.  

1991  On August - 25 don Nute, entertainer, dies of AIDS at 56  

1992  Alma Graciela Haro Esmerelda, singer, dies of diabetes at 65 on this day in history.  

1993  Amy Biehl, US activist in South-Africa, murdered at 26 on August - 25.  

1994  On August - 25 ramdas Nayak, Indies hindu leader/politician, murdered at about 52  

1995  John Killan Houston Brunner, British sci-fi writer, dies at 60 on August - 25.  

1996  On August - 25 alexander Colleridge Vanderpuiye Baka Tetteh, actor/lawyer, dies at 64  

1997  On August - 25 clodomiro Almeyda Medina, Chilean external minister (1970-73), dies  

2007  Forty-four people are dead after two bombs explode in Hyderabad, India on August - 25.  

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Famous Birthdays In August - 25

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1530  Ivan IV (the Terrible), 1st tsar of Russia (1533-84) was born on this day in history.  

1561  Philippe van Lansberge, Dutch astronomer (d. 1632) was born on this day in history.  

1624  Fran├žois de la Chaise, French confessor of Louis XIV of France (d. 1709) was born on this day in history.  

1662  John Leverett the Younger, American educator (d. 1724) was born on this day in history.  

1664  On August - 25 birth of johan van de Bergh, Leids regent  

1718  Johann Jacob Rowalt, composer was born on August - 25.  

1724  On August - 25 birth of george Stubbs, England, animal painter (House Frightened by Lion)  

1741  Karl Friedrich Bahrdt, German theologian (d. 1792) was born on August - 25.  

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Famous Deaths In August - 25

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0079  Gaius Plinius Secundus, [Plinius Maior], Roman admiral/writer, dies on this day in history.  

0383  On this day in history death of flavius Gratianus, Emperor of Rome (375-383), murdered at 25  

0882  On this day in history louis III, King of France (879-82), dies at 19  

1192  On August - 25 death of hugh III, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1142)  

1227  On this day in history ghengis Khan, [Temudjin], founded Mongolia, dies  

1270  On this day in history louis IX, the Saint, King of France (1226-70), dies from plague at 56  

1282  Death of Thomas Cantilupe, English saint (b. ca 1218) on August - 25.  

1330  Death of Sir James Douglas, Scottish soldier (b. 1286) on August - 25.  

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