On This Day
Discover events that happened On This Day including famous birthdays and notable deaths. Each day we highlight famous people, past and present, who have impacted our world. Browse sections by selecting the links below or click the calendar to view events on another day.
Events on This Day
French exotic dancer Mata Hari is sentenced to death for spying on Germany's behalf during World War I.
Italian dictator Benito Mussolini is forced to resign after more than two decades in control, ending Italy's axis of power.
Film star Rock Hudson, known for works like Giant and Pillow Talk, becomes the first celebrity to publicly announce he's battling AIDS.
Senator Ted Kennedy appears on TV to explain why he left a crime scene after his car careened off a bridge, killing passenger Mary Jo Kopechne.
Cincinnati Reds baseball player Pete Rose extends his hitting streak to 38 straight games, setting a new National League record.
Roseanne Barr ignites controversy with her off-key rendition of the National Anthem during a San Diego Padres game.
Singer Mariah Carey checks herself into the hospital to receive medical and psychiatric care as a result of a stress-induced breakdown.
Born on This Day
Born: July 25, 1923
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Occupation: Film Actress, Theater Actress, ...
1946 | 67 years old
Children's Activist, Singer
1982 | 25 years old
Born: July 25, 1955
Age: 58 years old
Birthplace: Mogadishu, Somalia
Occupation: Entrepreneur, Model
1750 | 56 years old
1954 | 45 years old
Died on This Day
Died: July 25, 1984
Age: 57 years old
Place: Los Angeles, California , United States
Occupation: Songwriter, Singer
1995 | 62 years old
Guitarist, Pianist, Singer
1846 | 67 years old
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profile name: Salvador Allende profile occupation: World Leader
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profile name: William Powell profile occupation: Film Actor
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