What Happened on June 25, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Fireworks factory near Hallett, OK, explodes (21 die)
  • Thurman v City of Torrington decides in favor of Tracey Thurman, 1st woman to sue a police dept for violating her civil rights (not protecting against abusive husband).

Famous Deaths

  • Morris Mason, American murderer (b. 1954)