This Day in History on 25 June

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 June. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days

World Vitiligo Day

Important Events

1975 – Prime Minister Indira Gandhi declares a state of internal emergency in India.

1997 – An unmanned Progress spacecraft collides with the Russian space station Mir.
1997 – The National Hockey League approved expansion franchises for Nashville (1998), Atlanta (1999), Columbus (2000), and Minneapolis-Saint Paul (2000).
1998 – In Clinton v. City of New York, the United States Supreme Court decides that the Line Item Veto Act of 1996 is unconstitutional.
2017 – The World Health Organization estimates that Yemen has over 200,000 cases of cholera.

Birth/Birth Anniversary

1900 – Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, English admiral and politician, 44th Governor-General of India (d. 1979)

1924 – Madan Mohan, Iraqi-Indian composer and director (d. 1975)

1931 – V. P. Singh, Indian lawyer and politician, 7th Prime Minister of India (d. 2008)

1996 – Sione Mata’utia, Australian rugby league player
1996 – Lele Pons, Latina-American Internet personality
1998 – Kyle Chalmers, Australian swimmer
2006 – Mckenna Grace, American actress

Death/ Death Anniversary

1922 – Satyendranath Dutta, Indian poet and author (b. 1882)

2007 – Jeeva, Indian director, cinematographer, and screenwriter (b. 1963)

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History