25 May – This Day in History

This Day in History on 25th May

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

Important Days:

  • Liberation Day (Lebanon)
  • National Missing Children’s Day

Important Events:

Sabarmati Ashram

1606: Guru Arjun Dev, the spiritual leader of Sikhs and Hindus, was massacred at the instruction of Emperor Jahangir.
1611: Emperor Jahangir married Meherunnisa, widow of Sher Afghan. She received the title Noor Jahan.
1915: Mahatma Gandhi established Sabarmati Ashram near Ahmedabad.
1933: All young Hindus aged between 12 and 25 years were forced to carry identity cards to prevent the spread of terrorism.
1996: Maharashtra govt. announces the decision to revive Sri Krishna Commission set up to probe the 1993 Mumbai riots.

Birthday / Anniversary:

Woorkeri Venkar Raman

1886: Rash Behari Basu, great revolutionary, freedom fighter, social reformer, and leader, was born at Palara Bighati village, West Bengal.
1899: Nazrul Islam, revolutionary and B
Rusi Framroz Surti, cricketer

ali poet, was born in Churulia village of Burdwan district.
1936: Rusi Framroz Surti, cricketer (Indian slow lefty, hat-trick for Qld 1969), was born in Surat, Gujarat.
1961: Woorkeri Venkar Raman, left-hand batsman and slow-spin bowler, was born in Madras.
1458: Mahmud Begada, Indian sultan (d. 1511)
1954: Murali, Indian actor, producer, and politician (d. 2009)
1972: Karan Johar, Indian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter

Death / Death Anniversary:

Sunil Dutt

1894: Biharilal Chakravorty, Bengali poet, passed away.
1917: Abdul Vavakunju Ummasalumma Khader, freedom fighter, was born in Kerala. He was hanged on September 10, 1943.
1924: Ashutosh Mukerjee, famous educationalist, passed away in Dumraon at Bihar .
1937: Munshi Ajmeri passed away.
1954: Maharshee Rajratna ‘Manikrao’ (Gajanan Yashwant Manik), physical expert, passed away.
2005: Sunil Dutt, Indian actor, director, producer, and politician (b. 1929)
2005: Ismail Merchant, Indian-born film producer, and director (b. 1936)
2013: Mahendra Karma, Indian politician (b. 1950)
2013: Nand Kumar Patel, Indian politician (b. 1953)

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