On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 2007

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Boris Yeltsin's funeral - the first to be sanctioned by the Russian Orthodox Church for a head of state since the funeral of Emperor Alexander III in 1894.

Russian President Boris Yeltsin
Russian President
Boris Yeltsin

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Ball, English footballer (b. 1945)
  • Arthur Milton, English footballer and cricketer (b. 1928)
  • Bobby "Boris" Pickett, American singer-songwriter (Monster Mash), dies from leukemia at 69