October 25

October 25 is the 298th day of the Gregorian Calendar ( 299th in leap years), thus 67 days remain until the end of the year.

  • 2.1 Before the 19th century
  • 2.2 19th century
  • 2.3 20th century 2.3.1 1901-1950
  • 2.3.2 1951-2000
  • 3.1 Before the 20th century
  • 3.2 20th century
  • 3.3 21st century


Politics and World Affairs

  • 0732: The Frankish house Meier Charles Martel strikes the Muslims in the battle of Tours and Poitiers.
  • 1147: An army of crusaders under Conrad III. is defeated at the Battle of Dorylaeum of the Rum Seljuk.


Science and Technology




  • 2010: Through an earthquake off Sumatra and a subsequent tsunami that hits the Mentawai Islands, more than 400 people are killed.

Minor accidents are listed in the sub- items of disaster.


Entries of Athletics world records are located under the respective discipline under Athletics.


Before the 19th century

19th century

20th century




Before the 20th century

20th century

21st Century

Holidays and observances

  • Religious observances St. Tabitha, widow at Joppa ( Jaffa ) (Orthodox, Catholic, Protestant: LCMS )
  • Philipp Nicolai, German pastor and hymn writer ( Protestant)
  • St. Chrysanthus, Roman Martyrs ( Catholic)
  • St. Daria, Roman martyr ( Catholic)
  • St. Crispin and Crispinianus, Roman martyr ( Anglican)
  • Saint Lydia, the first Christian in Europe (Protestant: LCMS )
  • St. Phoebe, a deaconess in Cenchreae (Protestant: LCMS )

More entries contains the list of commemorative and action days.

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  • Day in October