Thursday April 25, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

April 25: Day of the Week

April 25, 2024 is the 116th day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 250 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Thursday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Mokuyōbi.

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

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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.

April 25 Historical Event(s)

1829
Charles Fremantle arrives in HMS Challenger off the coast of modern-day Western Australia prior to declaring the Swan River Colony for the United Kingdom.
1916
Anzac Day is commemorated for the first time on the first anniversary of the landing at Anzac Cove.
1916
Easter Rebellion: The United Kingdom declares martial law in Ireland.
1939
DC Comics publishes its second major superhero in Detective Comics #27; he is Batman, one of the most popular comic book superheroes of all time.
1983
American 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.
1986
Mswati III is crowned King of Swaziland, succeeding his father Sobhuza II.
1988
In Israel, John Demjanuk is sentenced to death for war crimes committed in World War II.
2003
The Human Genome Project comes to an end two and a half years earlier than expected.
2007
Boris Yeltsin’s funeral – the first to be sanctioned by the Russian Orthodox Church for a head of state since the funeral of Emperor Alexander III in 1894.
2009
Zach Daniels made his debut in professional wrestling against Jason Blackman.

Who were born on April 25?

1228
King Conrad IV of Germany (d. 1254)
1710
James Ferguson, Scottish astronomer (d. 1776)
1767
Nicolas Oudinot, French marshal (d. 1847)
1935
April Ashley, English model
1939
Ted Kooser, American poet and US Poet Laureate
1965
Eric Avery, American musician (Jane’s Addiction, Deconstruction, Polar Bear)
1970
Jason Wiles, American actor
1977
Ilias Kotsios, Greek footballer
1984
Melonie Diaz, American actress
1984
Robert Andino, American baseball player

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