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Wednesday January 25, 2017

January 25: Day of the Week

January 25, 2017 was the 25th day of the year 2017 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 340 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is mercredi.

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Here’s the January calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

January 25 Historical Event(s)

  • 41
    After a night of negotiation, Claudius is accepted as Roman Emperor by the Senate.
  • 1881
    Thomas Edison and Alexander Graham Bell form the Oriental Telephone Company.
  • 1918
    Ukraine declares independence from Bolshevik Russia.
  • 1945
    World War II: The Battle of the Bulge ends.
  • 1981
    Jiang Qing, the widow of Mao Zedong, is sentenced to death.
  • 1982
    New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Water Dog in Chinese astrology.
  • 1986
    The National Resistance Movement topples the government of Tito Okello in Uganda.
  • 1990
    The Burns’ Day storm hits northwestern Europe.
  • 1999
    A 6.0 Richter scale earthquake hits western Colombia killing at least 1,000.
  • 2003
    2003 Invasion of Iraq: A group of people left London, England, for Baghdad, Iraq, to serve as human shields to prevent the U.S.-led coalition troops from bombing certain locations.

Who were born on January 25?

  • 1825
    George Pickett, American Confederate General (d. 1875)
  • 1923
    Shirley Ardell Mason, American psychiatric patient (d. 1998)
  • 1925
    Giorgos Zampetas, Greek musician and songwriter (d. 1992)
  • 1928
    Jérôme Choquette, Quebec lawyer and politician
  • 1952
    Peter Tatchell, Australian-born British LGBT activist
  • 1969
    Kina, American singer
  • 1973
    Chris Guy, American professional wrestler
  • 1974
    Attilio Nicodemo, Italian footballer
  • 1974
    Robert Budreau, Canadian film director
  • 1989
    Mikako Tabe, Japanese stage and film actress

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