On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 2009

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Elijah Wood is honored with the Midnight Award by the San Francisco International Film Festival

  • NFL Draft: Georgia quarterback Matthew Stafford first pick by Detroit Lions

Famous Weddings

  • TV personality Spencer Pratt (28) weds media personality and singer Heidi Montag (25) at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Pasadena

Famous Deaths

  • Bea Arthur, American comedian, singer and actress (All in the Family, The Golden Girls), dies at 86
  • John Marchi, American politician (b. 1921)