July 25: Day of the Week
July 25, 2018 was the 206th day of the year 2018 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 159 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 July calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Leo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Ruby is the modern birthstone for this month. Ruby is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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July 25 Historical Event(s)
- 1261The city of Constantinople is recaptured by Nicaean forces under the command of Alexios Strategopoulos, re-establishing the Byzantine Empire.
- 1603James VI of Scotland is crowned as king of England (James I of England), bringing the Kingdom of England and Kingdom of Scotland into personal union. Political union would occur in 1707.
- 1799At Aboukir in Egypt, Napoleon I of France defeats 10,000 Ottomans under Mustafa Pasha.
- 1920Telecommunications: the first transatlantic two-way radio broadcast takes place.
- 1952The U.S. non-incorporated colonial territory of Puerto Rico adopts a constitution of local-limited powers, approved by the United States Congress in contravention of then-current international law.
- 1957The Republic of Tunisia is proclaimed.
- 1959SR-N1 hovercraft crosses the English Channel from Calais to Dover in just over 2 hours.
- 1961In a speech John F. Kennedy emphasizes that any attack on Berlin is an attack on NATO.
- 1976Viking program: Viking 1 takes the famous Face on Mars photo.
- 1994Israel and Jordan sign the Washington Declaration, which formally ends the state of war that had existed between the nations since 1948.
Who were born on July 25?
- 1683Pieter Langendijk, Dutch dramatist and poet (d. 1756)
- 1797Princess Augusta, Duchess of Cambridge (d. 1889)
- 1920Jean Carmet, French actor (d. 1994)
- 1927Sadiq Hussain Qureshi, Pakistani politician (d. 2000)
- 1946Rita Marley, Jamaican-Cuban singer (I Threes)
- 1960Alain Robidoux, Canadian snooker player
- 1966Lynda Lemay, French Canadian singer
- 1976Javier Vázquez, Puerto Rican baseball player
- 1980Toni Vilander, Finnish racing driver
- 1988Sarah Geronimo, Filipina actress and singer
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