On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 2007

Historical Events

Historic Event

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
  • Les Jackson, English cricket fast bowler (2 Tests, 7 wickets; Derbyshire), dies at 86
2007 Highlights

About April 25, 2007

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 14 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Anzac Day (Australia, New Zealand)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus