What Happened on July 25, 2014

Historical Events

Historic Event

Both Israel and Hamas review US Secretary of State John Kerry's proposal for an immediate ceasefire and meetings in Cairo

  • Israeli airstrike kills leader of Islamic Jihad's military wing, Salah Abu Hassanein
  • Palestinian officials call for a "Day of Rage" in the West Bank and within Israel against Israel's operation against Gaza; Israeli Defence Force prepares for protests

Famous Deaths

  • Bel Kaufman, American author (Up the Down Staircase), dies at 103
  • Carlo Bergonzi, Italian operatic tenor, dies at 90
  • Salah Abu Hassanein, leader of Islamic Jihad's military wing, dies in Israeli airstrike
2014 Highlights

About July 25, 2014

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Rude - MAGIC!
  • UK #1 Song: Me And My Broken Heart - Rixton