Historical Events on July 25 (Part 2)

Events 201 - 215 of 215

  • 2002 17th Commonwealth Games open in Manchester, England

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2004 91st Tour de France: no winner (Lance Armstrong disqualified)

Professional Road Cyclist and Testicular Cancer Survivor Lance Armstrong
Professional Road Cyclist and Testicular Cancer Survivor
Lance Armstrong
  • 2007 Pratibha Patil is sworn in as India's first woman president
  • 2010 97th Tour de France won by Andy Schleck of Luxembourg
  • 2012 Italy's credit rating is downgraded to CCC+ by Egan-Jones
  • 2012 Ivica Dačić is sworn in as Prime Minister of Serbia
  • 2012 The 2012 Summer Olympics begin (Opening ceremony 27th)
  • 2012 The UK economy returns to recession with a fall of 0.2% in GDP in the first quarter of 2012 following a fall of 0.3% in the last quarter of 2011
  • 2012 The double dip recession in the UK economy continues with a fall of 0.7% in GDP in the second quarter of 2012
  • 2014 Israeli airstrike kills leader of Islamic Jihad's military wing, Salah Abu Hassanein
  • 2014 Palestinian officials call for a "Day of Rage" in the West Bank and within Israel against Israel's operation against Gaza; Israeli Defence Force prepares for protests

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2014 Both Israel and Hamas review US Secretary of State John Kerry's proposal for an immediate ceasefire and meetings in Cairo

US Secretary of State John Kerry
US Secretary of State
John Kerry
  • 2015 UCI BMX Supercross series: Niek Kimmann & Stefany Hernandez win the world title
  • 2016 Verizon announces $4.83 billion purchase of Yahoo
  • 2017 Sperm counts have halved in last 40 years says research published in "Human Reproduction Update" journal