April 25th Holidays
Welcome to the bizarre and mostly unknown holidays of April!
- DNA Day
- East Meets West Day
- Hairstylists Appreciation Day
- International Noise Awareness Day
- National Mani-Pedi Day
- National Plumber’s Day
- National Telephone Day
- Parental Alienation Awareness Day
- Red Hat Society Day
- World Malaria Day
- World Penguin Day
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Zodiac Sign for April 25th is Taurus
Taurus is the second astrological sign in the present zodiac. The Sun is in the sign of Taurus.
Time period: April 20 – May 21
Ruling planet: Venus
Zodiac quality: Fixed
Birthstones: Emerald, Diamond, Sapphire, Garnet, Rose quartz
Famous Tauruses: Dwayne Johnson, Queen Elizabeth II, Megan Fox, George Clooney, Adele, Mark Zuckerberg, Shakespeare, David Beckham, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge
April 25th Trivia
- 1214 – Louis IX of France was born.
- 1792 – “La Marseillaise” (the French national anthem) is composed by Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle.
- 1901 – New York becomes the first U.S. state to require automobile license plates.
- 1944 – The United Negro College Fund is incorporated.
- 1954 – The first practical solar cell is publicly demonstrated by Bell Telephone Laboratories.
- 1983 – American schoolgirl Samantha Smith is invited to visit the Soviet Union by its leader Yuri Andropov after he read her letter in which she expressed fears about nuclear war.
- 1983 – Pioneer 10 travels beyond Pluto’s orbit.
- 1917 – Ella Fitzgerald, American singer was born.
- 1923 – Albert King, African-American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer was born.
- 1940 – Al Pacino, American actor and director was born.
- 1964 – Hank Azaria, American actor, voice artist, comedian and producer was born.
- 2004 – The March for Women’s Lives brings between 500,000 and 800,000 protesters, to Washington D.C. to protest the Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2003, and other restrictions on abortion.
- 2009 – 2009 – Bea Arthur, American actress and singer passed known from her role in Golden Girls away.
- 2015 – Nearly 9,100 people were killed after a massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake strikes Nepal.
- 2017 – Turkish air strikes kill 18 Kurdish YPG fighters and media officials in northeastern Syria.
- 2017 – India is to provide every cow with a biometric dog tag, in an effort to prevent cattle smuggling.
- 2018 – Researchers from Washington State University (WSU) found that adults reported a reduction in depressive symptoms with just a single puff of medical marijuana, [Source]