August 25

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The August 25 is the 237th day of the Gregorian calendar (the 238th in leap years ), thus remain 128 days by year end.

Historic anniversaries
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22nd 23 24 25th 26th 27 28
29 30th 31

Events

Politics and world events

1330: Battle of Teba
1920: The Battle of the Vistula
1941: Invasion of Iran
1992: Destroyed National Library

economy

science and technology

1927: "Headstand" of the USS Los Angeles
  • 1927 : The USS Los Angeles , anchored to a high mast on the US airship port area of ​​Lakehurst , performs an involuntary "headstand", which leads to the abandonment of the concept of the high mast for airships in favor of lower structures.
  • 1956 : Underwater archeology : after several years of searching, the wreck of the Vasa, which sank off Stockholm in 1628, is located .
1967: Announcement of the radio exhibition

Culture

society

religion

1775: Saarbrücken Ludwig Church

Disasters

Minor accidents are listed in the sub-articles of Catastrophe .

nature and environment

1916: US National Park Service (poster from 1940)

Sports

1778: The Triglav

Entries of athletics world records can be found under the respective discipline under athletics .

Born

Before the 18th century

18th century

Ludwig I of Bavaria (* 1786)

19th century

1801-1850

Ludwig II of Bavaria (* 1845)

1851-1900

20th century

1901-1925

Marlene Neubauer-Woerner (* 1918)
Marie Marcks
(* 1922)

1926-1950

Althea Gibson
(* 1927)

1951-1975

Geoff Downes (born 1952)
Billy Ray Cyrus (born 1961)
Sandra Maischberger (* 1966)
Claudia Schiffer (* 1970)

1976-2000

Matthias Steiner (* 1982)
Blake Lively (* 1987)

Died

Before the 16th century

16th to 18th century

19th century

20th century

1901-1950

1951-2000

Carl Barks († 2000)

21st century

Edward "Ted" Kennedy († 2009)

Holidays and memorial days

  • Church memorial days
    • St. Gregory of Utrecht , abbot in Utrecht and messenger of faith among the Frisians (Protestant, Catholic)
    • St. Geruntius , Bishop of Italica (Catholic)
    • Saint Genesius of Rome , martyr and patron saint (Catholic)
    • St. Titus , Bishop of Crete (Orthodox)

The list of days of remembrance and action contains further entries .


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