On This Day

June 25, 2020 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Australian airline Qantas announces it is cutting 6,000 jobs, a fifth of its workforce because of the pandemic
  • US Center of Disease Control estimates 20 million people in America have been infected with coronavirus, 10 times higher than confirmed cases
  • WHO declares the Ebola outbreak in the Congo over. The Second worst outbreak it killed 2,280 people over 2 years

Deaths in History

  • John Kennedy Sr., Australian Rules Football coach (Australian Football Hall of Fame legend; VFL Premiership 1961, 71, 76; Hawthorn FC; North Melbourne FC), dies at 91