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Events of March 25th:
March 25th is the 84th day of the year (85th day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 281 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about March 25th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on March 25th:
1539 Christopher Clavius (mathematician, astronomer)
1867 Arturo Toscanini (conductor)
1881 Béla Bartók (composer)
1901 Ed Begley (actor)
1906 AJP Taylor (historian)
1908 David Lean (film director, film producer, screenwriter)
1911 Jack Ruby (killer of Lee Harvey Oswald)
1920 Patrick Troughton (actor)
1928 Jim Lovell (astronaut)
1934 Gloria Steinem (feminist, journalist, political activist)
1942 Aretha Franklin (singer)
1942 Richard O'Brien (actor, screenwriter)
1943 Paul Michael Glaser (actor, film director)
1947 Sir Elton John (singer)
1965 Sarah Jessica Parker (actress)
1966 Jeff Healey (guitarist)
1969 Cathy Dennis (singer, actress)
March 25th in History:
421 Founding of the city of Venice (according to legend).
1306 Robert the Bruce becomes King of Scotland.
1584 Sir Walter Raleigh granted a patent to colonize Arlington, Virginia.
1634 First English settlers land in Maryland.
1655 Christiaan Huygens discovers Titan (Saturn's largest moon).
1802 Treaty of Amiens establishes a "definite peace" Great Britain and France.
1807 Slavery abolished in Great Britain and Ireland.
1807 The Oystermouth Railway becomes the first passenger railway in the world.
1941 Kingdom of Yugoslavia signs the Tripartite Pact and joins the Axis Powers.
1958 The Avro Arrow, a potentially world-beating Canadian jet fighter, makes its maiden flight (the aircraft's development program was subsequently cancelled in 1959).
1969 John Lennon and Yoko Ono begin their first Bed-In for Peace.
1979 Space Shuttle Columbia, the first fully functional space shuttle, is delivered to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
1996 European Union's Veterinarian Committee bans the export of British beef because of the threat of mad cow disease (BSE - Bovine spongiform encephalopathy).
March 25th is also:
Independence Day (Greece)
Maryland Day (Maryland)
Feast of the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin (Lady Day)
People born on March 25th are Aries
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