On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Music awardsVideo Music Awards

30th MTV Video Music Awards: Justin Timberlake, Taylor Swift & Bruno Mars win

Singer Bruno Mars
Singer
Bruno Mars
Singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake
Singer-songwriter
Justin Timberlake
Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift
Singer-songwriter
Taylor Swift
  • 4 people are killed and 25 are injured after a train derails in Tabasco, Mexico
  • 41 people are killed in a wave of bomb attacks across Iraq

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Canadian Open Women's Golf, Royal Mayfair GC: New Zealand amateur Lydia Ko successfully defends her title by 5 shots from Karine Icher

Golfer Lydia Ko
Golfer
Lydia Ko

Famous Deaths

  • Gilmar, Brazilian football player, dies from complications from a heart attack at 83