What Happened on January 25, 2011

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Egyptian Revolution of 2011 begins with a series of street demonstrations, marches, rallies, acts of civil disobedience, riots, labor strikes and violent clashes in Cairo, Alexandria and other major cities
  • UK authorities annouce UK has suffered shock contraction of 0.5% in the 2010 fourth quarter, due to severe winter weather and budget cuts implemented by the coalition government, increasing fears UK headed for a double-dip recession