Historical Events In August - 25
Monday, 03 October 2022
1971 Ted Lewis, [Theodore L Friedman], bandleader, dies at 80 on August - 25.
1972 Juan Carlos Paz, composer, dies at 71 on August - 25.
1975 On this day in history frans van Amelsvoort, choir conductor, dies at 75
1976 On this day in history eyvind Johnson, Swedish author (Nobel-1974), dies at 76
1979 Stan Kenton, orch leader (Music 55), dies at 67 on this day in history.
1980 Gower Champion, dancer (Marge & Gower Champion Show), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1981 Jeff Schwartz, sets solo record for trampoline bouncing (266 09) on this day in history.
1981 Mark Chapman, John Lennon's murderer, is sentenced to 20 years on August - 25.
1981 The spacecraft Voyager 2 flies past the planet Saturn on this day in history.
1981 Voyager 2's closest approach to Saturn (63,000 miles/100,000 km) on this day in history.
1981 On August - 25 jeff Schwartz, sets solo record for trampoline bouncing (266:09)
1982 On this day in history john AM "Hans" van Tongeren, actor (Hunk), commits suicide at 27
1983 US & USSR sign $10 billion grain pact on this day in history.
1984 On August - 25 truman Capote, author (In Cold Blood), dies at 59
1985 STS 51-I scrubbed at T -9m because of an onboard computer problem on this day in history.
1985 On August - 25 samantha Smith, actress (Elizabeth-Lime Street), dies in plane at 13
1986 Allen Case, actor (Deputy, Legend of Jesse James), dies at 51 on August - 25.
1987 Dow Jones industrial stock avg reaches record 2722.42 on this day in history.
1988 Challenger Center opens its classroom doors in Houston on August - 25.
1988 On August - 25 nASA launches space vehicle S-214
1988 Romanian Chess master Mihai Suba and his son defect to the West during an international tournament in London on August - 25.
1988 On this day in history price Daniel, (Gov/Sen-D-Texas), dies at 77
1989 Voyager 2 makes its closest approach to Neptune (0400 GMT) on August - 25.
1989 Gunnar Johnsen Berg, composer, dies at 80 on August - 25.
1990 UN security council authorizes military action against Iraq on August - 25.
1991 On August - 25 carl Lewis runs 100m in 9.86 seconds
1991 Don Nute, entertainer, dies of AIDS at 56 on this day in history.
1992 On August - 25 alma Graciela Haro Esmerelda, singer, dies of diabetes at 65
1993 On August - 25 amy Biehl, US activist in South-Africa, murdered at 26
1994 On this day in history 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 this day in history clodomiro Almeyda Medina, Chilean external minister (1970-73), dies
2007 On this day in history forty-four people are dead after two bombs explode in Hyderabad, India.