On This Day

June 25, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Russian Tsar Nicolaas II fires minister of Foreign affairs Sasonov

Birthdays in History

  • Philip Toynbee, British journalist and writer (Savage Days, Barricade), born in Oxford, England (d. 1981)

Deaths in History

Person of interestThomas Eakins

Thomas Eakins, American artist, dies at 71

Painter Thomas Eakins
Thomas Eakins