June 25 or June 25 or June 25 or June 25 (the twenty-fifth day of the sixth month) is the one hundred and seventy-sixth (176) day of simple years, or the one hundred and seventy-seventh day (177) of leap years according to the Western Gregorian calendar (Gregorian). There are 189 days left until the end of the year.
1678 - Italian Elena Cornaro Pescopia becomes the first woman in the world to receive a Doctor of Philosophy.
1788 - Virginia becomes the tenth state to join the United States.
1804 - Georges Cadudal is executed for attempting to overthrow Napoleon Bonaparte and restore the monarchy to France.
1898 - The National Bank of Egypt is established.
1920 - The Hague is chosen as the permanent seat of the International Court of Justice.
1921 - The “Jerusalem Conference” is held, which calls for the abolition of the British Mandate over Palestine and the declaration of its independence.
1950 - Armed conflict begins on the border between North and South Korea.
1965 -- President Gamal Abdel Nasser receives a second term as president of Egypt.
1975 - Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi declares a state of emergency in the country, suspending the provisions of the constitution and elections.
1975 - Mozambique becomes independent from Portugal.
1984 - French philosopher Michel Foucault dies.
1985 - Thirteen people were arrested on suspicion of involvement in the Irish Republican Army's bombings, which took place two days ago, and after investigations with the detainees, a bomb was thwarted in a London hotel.
1988 - The Netherlands national football team wins the European Football Championship in West Germany, after defeating the Soviet Union, with two goals to nothing.
1991 - Croatia and Slovenia declare their independence from Yugoslavia.
1996 - 16 US soldiers were killed in the Khobar Towers bombing in Saudi Arabia.
Microsoft releases Windows 98 operating system.
Signing of the Aarhus Convention.
2006 - Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit is kidnapped by Palestinian gunmen.
2009 - The Lebanese Parliament elects Nabih Berri as its speaker for the fifth time in a row, with a majority of 90 votes, and Farid Makari as its deputy with a majority of 74 votes.
2013 - Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani steps down from the Emirate of Qatar and announces Tamim bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani as Emir of the country.
2014 - Closing of the 38th session of the World Heritage Committee held in Doha (Qatar) with the addition of 26 new sites and the extension of four more.
2017 - At least 150 people are killed and more than 100 injured in an oil tanker explosion near Ahmedpur, Pakistan.
1852 - Antonio Gaudi, a Spanish architect.
1864 - Walter Hermann Nernst, German physical chemist, recipient of the 1920 Nobel Prize in Chemistry (d.
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