April 25 in History – What happened on 25 April in Past

25 April - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on April 25, the day number in a year is 115 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 116. April 25 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

April 25 in History - Top Historical Events

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
775Forces of the Abbasid Caliphate crushed those of rebelling Armenian princes in the Battle of Bagrevand.
1644The Ming dynasty of China fell when the Chongzhen Emperor committed suicide during a peasant rebellion led by Li Zicheng.
1678The French army captured the city of Wiperes.
1707Battle of Alamansa; France and the Spaniards defeated the British and Portuguese.
1792The guillotine was first used to carry out capital punishment in France, with crowds marvelling at the machine speed and precision.
1792French composer Claude Joseph Rouget de L'isle wrote 'La Marseillaise', now the national anthem of France.
1846An open conflict between the military forces of the United States and Mexico began over the disputed border of Texas north of the Rio Grande and south of the Nueces River, later serving as a primary justification for Mexican–American War.
1846Mexican-American War: Open conflict erupted with border disputes over Texas borders.
1849After Lord Elgin, the Governor General of Canada, signed the Rebellion Losses Bill into law to compensate the residents of Lower Canada for losses incurred in Rebellions of 1837, protestors rioted andburned down the Parliament building in Montreal.
1864American Civil War-Confederate troops overwhelmed a small Union detachment, leading to Union abandonment of their position in Camden, Arkansas.
1867Foreign trade allowed in Japan's capital Tokyo.
1891US President Benjamin Harrison traveled to San Francisco.
1901New York Automobile became the first US state to have license plates.
1905Blacks got suffrage in South Africa.
1915First World War-Australian and New Zealand Army Corps landedat Anzac Cove while British and French troops landed at Cape Helles tobegin the Allied invasion of the Gallipoli peninsula in the Ottoman Empire.
1925Paul van Hindenburg was elected President of Germany.
1936Italy won at the Battle of Ogden.
1945German troops retreated from northern Finland, bringing the Lapland War to a close.
1950The trial of Communist detective Judith Copple began in New York City.
1953Molecular Structure of Nucleic Acids by molecular biologistsJames Watson and Francis Crick was first published in the scientificjournal Nature, describing the discovery of the double helix structureof DNA.
1954Bell Labs announced the first solar battery to be built in New York.
1957The sodium nuclear reactor was first operated experimentally.
1960The U.S. Navy submarine USS Triton (SSRN-586) completed the first submerged circumnavigation of the globe.
1964James Baldwin's 'Blues for Mr. Charlie,' premieres in New York City.
1965Launch of 1st Soviet communications satellite.
1981During the repair work at a nuclear power plant in Suruga, Japan, more than 100 workers fell victim to nuclear radiation.
1982Color broadcasting began for the first time on television in Delhi.
1986Mswati III was crowned King of Swaziland, succeeding his father Sobhuza II.
1989In New York a drag race were held. In this drag race Luke Tyson got a speeding in ticket.
1990A shuttle discovery was held. By this a shuttle space settle was placed into the orbit.
1990Violeta Chamorro took office as the President of Nicaragua, thefirst woman elected in her own right as a head of state in the Americas.
1992A tournament of championship was held at firestone world. In this championship marc le Dowell won this championship.
1994In Lenka Serya 46 children were killed. This is because of the fishing beat which was capsized.
1994Russia elected Boria Yeltisin as the leader.
1994In Japan election were held. In this election Tustomu Hata was elected.
1994The Heing Azlan speak Oaf Malaysia Hengns.
2004Record a minimum of 35 runs in one day matches against Sri Lanka in Zimbabwe.
2005A commuter train came off its tracks in Amagasaki, Hyogo,Japan, and rammed into an apartment building, killing the driver and 106passengers and injuring 555 others in the Amagasaki rail crash.
2005107 people died in a train accident in Amagasaki, Japan.
201080 school girls had attended different in Hindus school, they were poisoned.
2010The Indian Navy began the process of purchasing new light utility helicopters (LUH) in place of the old Chetak helicopters.
2013Britain reopened its embassy in Somalia after a lapse of 22 rains.

Famous Birthdays of April 25:

YearName / Profession / Country
1930Paul Mazursky / Actor / United States of America
1945Björn Ulvaeus / Singer / Sweden
1919Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna / Politician / India
1983DeAngelo Williams / Footballer / United States of America
1851Leopoldo Alas / Author / Spain
1873Howard Garis / Author / United States of America
1986Alexei Emelin / Ice Hockey Player / Russia
1924Paulo Vanzolini / Singer / Brazil
1942Jon Kyl / Politician / United States of America
1929Yvette Williams / Long Jumper / New Zealand
1945Stu Cook / Writer / United States of America
1980Kazuhito Tadano / Baseball Player / Japan
1964Andy Bell / Writer / United Kingdom
1868John Moisant / Engineer / United States of America
1876Jacob Nicol / Lawyer / Canada
1599Oliver Cromwell / Politician / United Kingdom
1939Robert Skidelsky / Academic / United Kingdom
1960Paul Baloff / Singer / United States of America
1944Mike Kogel / Singer / Germany
1991Alex Shibutani / Dancer / United States of America
1958Fish / Singer / Scotland
1918Graham Payn / Actor / United Kingdom
1954Melvin Burgess / Author / United Kingdom
1918Astrid Varnay / Actress / United States of America
1944Stephen Nickell / Academic / United Kingdom
1955Américo Gallego / Footballer / Argentina
1982Monty Panesar / Cricketer / United Kingdom
1874Guglielmo Marconi / Business Man / Italy
1910Arapeta Awatere / Military Leader / New Zealand
1986Gwen Jorgensen / Athlete / United States of America

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Read in Hindi : 25 अप्रैल की प्रमुख ऐतिहासिक घटनाएं

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