On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 2016

Famous Deaths

  • James Cronin, American nuclear physicist (Physics Nobel Prize, 1980), dies at 84
  • Marvin Kaplan, American character and voice actor (Top Cat - "Choo Choo"; Alice - "Henry"), dies at 89
  • Rudy Van Gelder, American recording engineer (Miles Davis, John Coltrane), dies at 91
  • Sonia Rykiel, French fashion designer, dies at 86
2016 Highlights

About August 25, 2016

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Virgo