On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 2018

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Afghan Islamic State leader Abu Saad Erhabi and 10 others killed in an air strike in province of Nangarhar, Afghanistan

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJohn McCain

John McCain, American war hero and Republican politician (Rep-Arizona, 1983-2018, Presidential nominee 2008), dies of brain cancer at 81

US Senator John McCain
US Senator
John McCain