April 25: Day of the Week
April 25, 2019 was the 115th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 250 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is jueves.
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Here’s the April calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Diamond is the modern birthstone for this month. Opal is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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April 25 Historical Event(s)
- 404 BCPeloponnesian War: Lysander’s Spartan Armies defeated the Athenians and the war ends.
- 1134The name Zagreb was mentioned for the first time in the Felician Charter relating to the establishment of the Zagreb Bishopric around 1094.
- 1644The Chongzhen Emperor, the last Emperor of Ming Dynasty China, commits suicide during a peasant rebellion led by Li Zicheng.
- 1792La Marseillaise (the French national anthem) is composed by Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle.
- 1898Spanish-American War: The United States declares war on Spain.
- 1943The Demyansk Shield for German troops in commemoration of Demyansk Pocket is instituted.
- 1944The United Negro College Fund is incorporated.
- 1972Vietnam War: Nguyen Hue Offensive – The North Vietnamese 320th Division forces 5,000 South Vietnamese troops to retreat and traps about 2,500 others northwest of Kontum.
- 1983American schoolgirl Samantha Smith is invited to visit the Soviet Union by its leader Yuri Andropov after he read her letter in which she expressed fears about nuclear war.
- 2005The final piece of the Obelisk of Axum is returned to Ethiopia after being stolen by the invading Italian army in 1937.
Who were born on April 25?
- 1776Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester and Edinburgh (d. 1857)
- 1914Ross Lockridge, Jr., American writer (d. 1948)
- 1918Gerard Henri de Vaucouleurs, French astronomer (d. 1995)
- 1927Corín Tellado, Spanish romance novelist (d. 2009)
- 1931Felix Berezin, Russian mathematician (d. 1980)
- 1945Richard C. Hoagland, American conspiracy theorist
- 1956Jaroslava Schallerová, Czech actress
- 1965Mark Bryant, American basketball player
- 1969Joe Buck, American sports broadcaster
- 1977Kim Jong Kook, South Korean singer
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