On This Day

What Happened on February 25, 2020

Historical Events

  • 147 murders occurred during a five day police strike in CearĂ¡ , Brazil, despite army patrolling the streets according to authorities
  • African American Ahmaud Arbery shot to death after being chased down by two white men in Brunswick, Georgia. Video of the killing emerges in May, prompting arrests.
  • Iran emerges as new coronavirus hotspot, recording 95 cases and 11 deaths as a deputy health minister that appeared on TV confirmed also infected
  • Memorial service for NBA star Kobe Byrant held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles

Famous Deaths


Person of interestHosni Mubarak

Hosni Mubarak, Egyptian president (1981-2011) who was ousted during the Arab spring, dies at 91

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak
Egyptian President
Hosni Mubarak

2020 Highlights

About February 25, 2020

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces