On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1916

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Russian Tsar Nicolaas II fires minister of Foreign affairs Sasonov

Famous Birthdays

  • Philip Toynbee, British journalist and writer (Savage Days, Barricade), born in Oxford, England (d. 1981)

Famous Deaths

Person of interestThomas Eakins

Thomas Eakins, American artist, dies at 71

Painter Thomas Eakins
Thomas Eakins