What Happened On 25th May 1953 In History

May 25th (1953) was a Monday. It's the 145th day of the year (146th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 220 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 25th May, 1953

  • » Nuclear testing: At the Nevada Test Site, the United States conduct their first and only nuclear artillery test.
  • » The first List of public-access TV stations in the United States called public television station in the United States officially begins broadcasting as KUHT from the campus of the University of Houston.

Famous Birthdays on May 25 in 1953

  • » Eve Ensler, American playwright
  • » Daniel Passarella, Argentinian footballer, coach, and manager
  • » Stan Sakai, Japanese-American author and illustrator

May 25th Holidays in History

  • » Africa Day (African Union)
  • » African Liberation Day (African Union)
  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Aldhelm
  • » Bede
  • » Gerard of Lunel
  • » Magdalena de Pazzi called Mary Magdalene de Pazzi
  • » Pope Gregory VII
  • » Pope Urban I
  • » May 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Earliest day on which Arbor Day can fall, celebrated on the last Sunday in May (Venezuela)
  • » Earliest day on which Memorial Day can fall, celebrated on the last Monday in May (United States)
  • » Earliest day on which Public holidays in Turkmenistan known as Turkmen Carpet Day can fall, celebrated on the last Sunday in May (Turkmenistan)
  • » First National Government / National Day (Argentina)
  • » Geek Pride Day (geek culture)
  • » Independence Day, celebrates the independence of Jordan from the United Kingdom in 1946
  • » Last bell (Russia, post-Soviet countries)
  • » Liberation Day (Lebanon)
  • » National Tap Dance Day (United States)

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