On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 2017

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Chinese Premier Xi Jinping unveils his new ruling council in the Great Hall of the People, none of the five are young enough to succeed him

Paramount Leader of China Xi Jinping
Paramount Leader of China
Xi Jinping
  • First fossil of a ichthyosaur (marine reptile, 152 million years old) found in India. Reports published in "Plos One" science journal.

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Bannon, American actor (Art in Lou Grant, Trauma Center), dies at 77