April 25 holidays in 2020

Holiday name Holiday location Holiday type
World Malaria Day - International
Liberation Day Italy National Holiday
Sinai Liberation Day Egypt National Holiday
National Flag Day Multiple [Show] Public Holiday
ANZAC Day Multiple [Show] Multiple Types
Liberty Day Portugal National Holiday
The Feast of St Mark Italy Local Holiday
Children´s Day Colombia Observance
Chosun People's Army Foundation Day North korea Public Holiday
National Telephone Day - Unofficial
National East Meets West Day - Unofficial
National Zucchini Bread Day - Unofficial
National DNA Day - Unofficial
National Hug a Plumber Day - Unofficial
National Rebuilding Day - Unofficial
National Sense of Smell Day - Unofficial
National Pool Opening Day - Unofficial
National Kiss of Hope Day - Unofficial

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.

Maundy Thursday

Tax Day

Easter Monday

Earth Day

Friday the 13th

Memorial Day