On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 2021

Historical Events

  • Australia wins women's 4 x 100m relay for third straight Olympics as Bronte Campbell, Meg Harris, Emma McKeon, Cate Campbell set new WR 3:29.69 in Tokyo
  • British Senior Open Men's Golf, Sunningdale: Welshman Stephen Dodd wins his first major title with a 1 stroke victory over Miguel Ángel Jiménez of Spain
  • Evian Championship Women's Golf, Evian Resort GC: Australian Minjee Lee recovers from 7 shots behind to beat South Korea’s Lee6 Jeongeun in a play-off for her first major title
  • Japanese judokas Uta Abe (women's 52kg) and brother Hifumi (men's 66kg) make history as first siblings to win Olympic gold medals in different events on same day at the Tokyo Games
  • Japanese skateboarder Yuto Horigome wins the sport's inaugural Olympic gold medal in the men's street section at the Tokyo Games
  • Typhoon In-Fa (Yanhua) makes landfall in the city of Zhoushan on China's east coast
  • USA's men's basketball team see their 25-game Olympic winning streak end; beaten 83-76 by France in first round match in Tokyo

Famous Weddings

  • TV star and writer Issa Rae marries Louis Diame in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, France

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Parris "Bob" Moses, American civil rights activist (Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)), and educator (The Algebra Project), dies at 86
2021 Highlights

About July 25, 2021

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo