On This Day

August 25, 1981 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Jeff Schwartz, sets solo record for trampoline bouncing (266:09)

USAVoyager 2 Spacecraft

Voyager 2's closest approach to Saturn (63,000 miles/100,000 km)

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NASA's Voyager 2 spacecraft launched atop its Titan/Centaur-7 launch vehicle
NASA's Voyager 2 spacecraft launched atop its Titan/Centaur-7 launch vehicle
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Birthdays in History

  • Clare Oliver, Australian cancer activist (d. 2007)