On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1975

Historical Events

  • 1st Boeing Jetfoil revenue service, Hong Kong to Macao

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Mário Soares' Socialist Party wins Portugal's first free election since 1925 following the Carnation Revolution of 1974

President of Portugal Mário Soares
President of Portugal
Mário Soares
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test
  • West German embassy blown up in Stockholm, Sweden

Famous Birthdays

  • Emily Bergl, English-American actress (The rage : Carrie 2), born in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England
  • Jacque Jones, American baseball outfielder (Olympic bronze 1996), born in San Diego, California
  • Ruben Gomez, American rocker (Menudo-Cannonball), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Mike Brant, Israeli singer (b. 1947)
1975 Highlights

About April 25, 1975

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus