April 25 holidays in 2018

Holiday nameHoliday locationHoliday type
National Flag Day
Multiple [Show] Public Holiday
ANZAC Day
Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Liberty Day
Portugal National Holiday
Administrative Professionals Day
United states Observance
Liberation Day
Italy National Holiday
The Feast of St Mark
Italy Local Holiday
Chosun People's Army Foundation Day
North korea Public Holiday
World Malaria Day
- International
Vietnamese Kings' Commemoration Day
Vietnam National Holiday
Sinai Liberation Day
Egypt National Holiday

Historical Events on April 25

  • 1792: The first person to be executed by the newly invented guillotine (which was invented 1789) is highwayman Nicolas J. Pelletier.
  • 1792: Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle composes the French National Anthem: La Marseillaise.
  • 1846: The Thornton Skirmish begins as U.S and Mexican forces over the disputed Mexican-Texas border. This event will eventually trigger the Mexican American War.
  • 1859: Ground is officially broken for the Suez Canal on this day.
  • 1862: During the American Civil War, United States Admiral David Farragut demands the immediate surrender of the Confederate held city of New Orleans in Louisiana.
  • 1864: The Battle of Mark’s Mills begins during the American Civil War.
  • 1898: The U.S declares war on Spain, thereby officially beginning the Spanish American War.
  • 1901: The U.S State of New York becomes the first one to require license plates on automobiles.
  • 1915: Landings at Cape Helles and Anzac Cove begin as the Battle of Gallipoli starts.
  • 1944: The United Negro College Fund is established on this day.
  • 1945: The Wehrmacht of Nazi Germany is cut in half on Elbe day by U.S and Soviet forces.
  • 1945: The last remaining Germany troops in Lapland, Finland retreat.
  • 1954: Bell Telephone Laboratories demonstrate the 1st practical solar cell.
  • 1960: The first submerged circumnavigation of the planet is performed by the U.S Navy sub called the USS Triton.
  • 1961: A patent is granted to Robert Noyce for the integrated circuit.

Famous Birthdays on April 25

  • Italian inventor and Nobel Prize laureate, Guglielmo Marconi is born in 1874.
  • American author Maude Hart Lovelace is born in 1892.
  • American actress Mary Miles Minter is born in 1902.
  • American author Ross Lockridge, Jr. is born in 1914.
  • American journalist and author Mort Wisinger is born in 1915.
  • American actor Al Pacino is born in 1940.
  • American actress Talia Shire is born in 1946.
  • American actor Jeffrey DeMunn is born in 1947.
  • American actor Hank Azaria is born in 1964.
  • American puppeteer and voice actor, John Henson is born in 1965.
  • American actress Renee Zellweger is born in 1969.

Yom Kippur

Ashura

All Saints’ Day

Diwali

Thanksgiving

Christmas Eve

New Year’s Eve

Ash Wednesday