On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 2010

Historical Events

  • Ethiopian Airlines Flight 409 crashes into the Mediterranean Sea shortly after take-off from Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport, killing all 90 people on-board.

Famous Deaths

  • Ali Hasan al-Majid aka Chemical Ali, Iraqi defense minister and military commander (b. 1941)
  • Charles Mathias Jr., American Republican politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Maryland), dies at 87
2010 Highlights

About January 25, 2010

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius