This Day in History: According to the Gregorian calendar, July 25 is the 206th day of the year and the 207th day of a leap year.
On this day let’s see some important events and anniversaries. We have compiled a list of some monumental events that happened all around the world on 25 July as well as the birthdays of famous people.
As the Viking 1 mission circled the red planet in search of a landing site for its sister ship, Viking 2, it snapped photos of Mars for engineers at NASA to study. On July 25, 1976, it captured the image of a pile of rocks that greatly resembled a human face.
In #History— Capestop (@capestop) July 25, 2021
Jul 1976: The famous Face on Mars photo is takenhttps://t.co/2rHbfgdBpd
Jul 1978: World's first test tube baby is bornhttps://t.co/7dB7xNvm0f
Jul 1983: Metallica's debut album is releasedhttps://t.co/W5Gj7zthga pic.twitter.com/927XhtETs1
The birth of the world's first 'test-tube baby', Louise Brown, on 25 July 1978 in Oldham, northwest England has come to represent the origin story of technologically assisted human reproduction.
He took the oath of office on 25 July 1982. He was the first Sikh to hold the office. He served beside Gandhi and protocol dictated that he should be briefed every week by her on the affairs of the state.
On today's date, in 1982 Zail Singh was sworn in as the seventh President of India 🤘(1/8) pic.twitter.com/Pl2Wchl4K9— Projjwal Datta official (@projjwal_datta) July 25, 2020
On her 1984 Soyuz T-12 mission she became the first woman to fly to space twice, and the first woman to perform a spacewalk.
25 July 1984: Soviet #cosmonaut Svetlana #Savitskaya becomes the first woman to walk in space when she carries out more than three hours of experiments outside the orbiting space station Salyut 7. #history #otd #ad https://t.co/FfybdcaXiT pic.twitter.com/HhVBlVVML0— Today In History (@URDailyHistory) July 25, 2020
Ramaswamy Venkataraman was an Indian lawyer, freedom-fighter and politician who served as an Union minister and as the 8th President of India.
We remember Shri R. Venkataraman, a lawyer, Indian independence activist and the Eighth President of India. As the Union Minister of Def. he had initiated India's first missile program, named Integrated Guided Missile Development Program. pic.twitter.com/VUfv7TM2fe— NSUI (@nsui) January 27, 2019
Shankar Dayal Sharma was the ninth president of India, serving from 1992 to 1997. Prior to his presidency, Sharma had been the eighth vice president of India, serving under R. Venkataraman.
Dr Shankar Dayal Sharma was the ninth President of India,He was eighth Vice President.— Team Ashok Tanwar (@TeamTanwar) December 26, 2018
He was also the Chief Minister of M.P
He was the President of @INCIndia 1972–1974
Remembering the great personality #DrShankarDayalSharma on his death Anniversary.@INCHaryana @AshokTanwar_INC pic.twitter.com/S9QdFx8hDj
Patil was the first female president of India. She is a member of the Indian National Congress. She had previously served as the Governor of Rajasthan from 2004 to 2007.
Ram Nath Kovind is an Indian politician who served as the 14th President of India from 25 July 2017 till 24 July 2022. He is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Above are the most important events that took place on this day. It includes major birthdays, death anniversaries, fun facts and important historical events that occurred in India as well as globally. For more details see our website. This Day in History