On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Spanish Renault driver Fernando Alonso takes 3rd place in the Brazilian Grand Prix at Autódromo José Carlos Pace to clinch his first Formula 1 World Drivers Championship

Famous Weddings

  • "Gremlins" actor Zach Galligan (41) weds Ling-Ling Hu Ingerick at New York City's Yale Club in New York City

Famous Deaths

  • Don Adams, American actor and comedian (Get Smart), dies at 82
  • Friedrich Peter, Austrian politician (b. 1921)
  • George Archer, American golfer (US Masters 1969), dies of Burkitt's lymphoma at 65
  • Ghulam Mustafa Khan, Pakistani critic and linguist (b. 1912)
  • M. Scott Peck, American psychiatrist and writer (The Road Less Traveled), dies at 69
  • Urie Bronfenbrenner, American psychologist (b. 1917)