On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 1985

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Allan Border scores 4th successive 1st class 100 (v Derbyshire)

Cricketer Allan Border
Cricketer
Allan Border
  • Cyclone ravages Bangladesh; 11,000 killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Luciana Abreu, Portuguese singer and actress (Floribella), born in Massarelos, Porto, Portugal

Famous Deaths

  • Harold Hecht, choreographer, dies at 77 of cancer
  • Robert Nathan, American writer/poet (Portrait of Jennie), dies at 91
1985 Highlights

About May 25, 1985

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini