September 25, 2003 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • A magnitude-8.0 earthquake strikes just offshore of Hokkaidō, Japan.

Deaths in History

  • Aquila al-Hashimi, Iraqi politician (b. 1953)
  • Edward Said, Palestinian-born literary critic (b. 1935)
  • Franco Modigliani, Italian economist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1918)
  • Herb Gardner, American playwright (b. 1934)