This Day in History on 25 July

The historical events hold a lot of value for aspirants who are sitting for UPSC competitive exams including that of the IAS Exam.

On this page, we will list all historical events that have occurred on 25 July. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

Important Events

1759 – French and Indian War: In Western New York, British forces capture Fort Niagara from the French, who subsequently abandon Fort Rouillé.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1875 – Jim Corbett, Indian hunter, environmentalist, and author (d. 1955)

1929 – Somnath Chatterjee, Indian lawyer and politician, 14th Speaker of the Lok Sabha (d. 2018)

Death/ Death Anniversary

2012 – B. R. Ishara, Indian director and screenwriter (b. 1934)

2015 – R. S. Gavai, Indian lawyer and politician, 18th Governor of Kerala (b. 1929)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History