On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 2014

Historical Events

Glastonbury Festival

Glastonbury Festival in Pilton, England opens: Arcade Fire, and Metallica headline; other performers include The Black Keys; Lana Del Ray; Dolly Parton, Robert Plant, Bryan Ferry, and Ed Sheeran

FIFA World Cup

Luis Suárez is charged with biting at the 2014 FIFA World Cup

  • The US Supreme Court rules that police cannot examine the digital contents of a cell phone without a court order

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Hookway, Chief Executive of the British Library (1973-84), dies at 93
2014 Highlights

About June 25, 2014

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer