On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1991

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Japan lifts its call for voluntary restraint on expanding trade with South Africa

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Martina Navratilova wins record 100th singles match at Wimbledon, beating Elna Reinach of South Africa 4-6, 6-2, 6-4 in the 1st round

Tennis Player Martina Navratilova
Tennis Player
Martina Navratilova
  • Six persons are killed and eighteen injured when gunmen open fire on a crowded commuter train in Soweto, South Africa

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Slovenia and Croatia declare independence from Yugoslavia

President of Croatia Franjo Tuđman
President of Croatia
Franjo Tuđman