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25th of August 1248 EVENT The Dutch city of Ommen receives city rights and fortification rights from Otto III, the Archbishop of Utrecht.
25th of August 1258 EVENT Regent George Mouzalon and his brothers are killed during a coup headed by the aristocratic faction under, paving the way for its leader, Michael VIII Palaiologos, to ultimately usurp the throne of the Empire of Nicaea.
25th of August 1537 EVENT The Honourable Artillery Company, the oldest surviving regiment in the British Army, and the second most senior, is formed.
25th of August 1580 EVENT Battle of Alcantara. Spain defeats Portugal.
25th of August 1609 EVENT Galileo Galilei demonstrates his first telescope to Venetian lawmakers.
25th of August 1758 EVENT Seven Years' War: Frederick II of Prussia defeats the Russian army at the Battle of Zorndorf.
25th of August 1768 EVENT James Cook begins his first voyage.
25th of August 1814 EVENT Washington, D.C. is burned and White House is destroyed by British forces during the War of 1812.
25th of August 1825 EVENT Uruguay declares its independence from Brazil.
25th of August 1830 EVENT The Belgian Revolution begins.
25th of August 1835 EVENT The New York Sun perpetrates the Great Moon Hoax.
25th of August 1894 EVENT Kitasato Shibasaburo discovers the infectious agent of the bubonic plague and publishes his findings in The Lancet.
25th of August 1898 EVENT 700 Greek civilians, 17 British guards and the British Consul of Crete are killed by a Turkish mob in Heraklion, Greece.
25th of August 1912 EVENT The Kuomintang, the Chinese nationalist party, is founded.
25th of August 1914 EVENT World War I The University Library of Leuven is deliberately destroyed by the German Army. Hundreds of thousands of irreplaceable volumes and Gothic and Renaissance manuscripts are lost.
25th of August 1916 EVENT The United States National Park Service is created.
25th of August 1920 EVENT Polish-Soviet War: Battle of Warsaw, which began on August 13, ends. The Red Army is defeated.
25th of August 1921 EVENT The first skirmishes of the Battle of Blair Mountain occur.
25th of August 1933 EVENT The Diexi earthquake strikes Mao County, Sichuan, China and kills 9,000 people.
25th of August 1939 EVENT The United Kingdom and Poland form a military alliance in which the UK promises to defend Poland in case of invasion by a foreign power.
25th of August 1942 EVENT World War II: second day of the Battle of the Eastern Solomons. A Japanese naval transport convoy headed towards Guadalcanal is turned-back by an Allied air attack, losing one destroyer and one transport sunk, and one light cruiser heavily damaged.
25th of August 1942 EVENT World War II: Battle of Milne Bay, Papua New Guinea.
25th of August 1944 EVENT World War II: Paris is liberated by the Allies.
25th of August 1945 EVENT Ten days after World War II ends with Japan announcing its surrender, armed supporters of the Communist Party of China kill Baptist missionary John Birch, regarded by some of the American right as the first victim of the Cold War.
25th of August 1948 EVENT The House Un-American Activities Committee holds first-ever televised congressional hearing: "Confrontation Day" between Whittaker Chambers and Alger Hiss.
25th of August 1950 EVENT President Harry Truman orders the US Army to seize control of the nation's railroads to avert a strike.
25th of August 1980 EVENT Zimbabwe joins the United Nations.
25th of August 1981 EVENT Voyager 2 spacecraft makes its closest approach to Saturn
25th of August 1989 EVENT Tadeusz Mazowiecki is chosen as the first non-communist Prime Minister in Central and Eastern Europe.
25th of August 1989 EVENT Mayumi Moriyama becomes Japan's first female cabinet secretary.
25th of August 1989 EVENT Voyager 2 spacecraft makes its closest approach to Neptune, the outermost planet in the Solar System.
25th of August 1991 EVENT Belarus declares its independence from the Soviet Union
25th of August 1991 EVENT The Battle of Vukovar has begun. An 87-day siege of a Croatian city by the Yugoslav People's Army (JNA), supported by various Serbian paramilitary forces, between August : November 1991 during the Croatian War of Independence
25th of August 1997 EVENT Egon Krenz, the former East German leader, is convicted of a shoot-to-kill policy at the Berlin Wall.
25th of August 2003 EVENT The Tli Cho land claims agreement is signed between the Dogrib First Nations and the Canadian federal government in Rae-Edzo (now called Behchoko).
25th of August 1530 BIRTHDAY Tsar Ivan IV of Russia (d. 1584)
25th of August 1561 BIRTHDAY Philippe van Lansberge, Dutch astronomer (d. 1632)
25th of August 1624 BIRTHDAY Francois de la Chaise, French confessor of Louis XIV of France (d. 1709)
25th of August 1662 BIRTHDAY John Leverett the Younger, American educator (d. 1724)
25th of August 1707 BIRTHDAY King Louis I of Spain, (d. 1724)
25th of August 1719 BIRTHDAY Charles-Amedee-Philippe van Loo, French painter (d. 1795)
25th of August 1724 BIRTHDAY George Stubbs, British painter (d. 1806)
25th of August 1741 BIRTHDAY Karl Friedrich Bahrdt, German theologian (d. 1792)
25th of August 1744 BIRTHDAY Johann Gottfried Herder, German writer (d. 1803)
25th of August 1767 BIRTHDAY Antoine Louis Leon de Richebourg de Saint-Just, French revolutionary and writer (d. 1794)
25th of August 1776 BIRTHDAY Thomas Bladen Capel Royal Navy Admiral (d. 1853)
25th of August 1786 BIRTHDAY King Ludwig I of Bavaria (d. 1868)
25th of August 1796 BIRTHDAY James Lick, American land baron (d. 1876)
25th of August 1802 BIRTHDAY Nikolaus Lenau, Austrian poet (d. 1850)
25th of August 1803 BIRTHDAY Luis Alves de Lima e Silva, the Duque de Caxias, Brazilian military leader (d. 1880)
25th of August 1817 BIRTHDAY Marie-Eugenie de Jesus, Founder of the Religious of the Assumption (d. 1898)
25th of August 1829 BIRTHDAY Carlo Acton, Italian composer and concert pianist (d. 1909)
25th of August 1836 BIRTHDAY Bret Harte, American writer (d. 1902)
25th of August 1841 BIRTHDAY Emil Theodor Kocher, Swiss medical researcher; Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1917)
25th of August 1845 BIRTHDAY King Ludwig II of Bavaria (d. 1886)
25th of August 1867 BIRTHDAY James W. Gerard, American jurist and diplomat (d. 1951)
25th of August 1868 BIRTHDAY Nikolaos Levidis, Greek shooter (d. unknown)
25th of August 1882 BIRTHDAY Sean T. O'Kelly, Irish politician (d. 1966)
25th of August 1891 BIRTHDAY David Shimoni, Russian-born Israeli poet and writer (d. 1956)
25th of August 1893 BIRTHDAY Henry Trendley Dean, American dental researcher (d. 1962)
25th of August 1898 BIRTHDAY Arthur Wood, England cricketer (d. 1973)
25th of August 1898 BIRTHDAY Helmut Hasse, German mathematician (d. 1975)
25th of August 1900 BIRTHDAY Hans Adolf Krebs, German physician and biochemist; Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1981)
25th of August 1902 BIRTHDAY Stefan Wolpe, German-born composer (d. 1972)
25th of August 1903 BIRTHDAY Arpad Elo, American chess writer (d. 1992)
25th of August 1905 BIRTHDAY Faustina Kowalska, Polish mystic (d. 1938)
25th of August 1906 BIRTHDAY Jim Smith, England cricketer (d. 1979)
25th of August 1909 BIRTHDAY Michael Rennie, English actor (d. 1971)
25th of August 1910 BIRTHDAY George Cisar, American baseball player (d. 2010)
25th of August 1910 BIRTHDAY Ruby Keeler, Canadian singer and actress (d. 1993)
25th of August 1910 BIRTHDAY Dorothea Tanning, American painter
25th of August 1911 BIRTHDAY Vo Nguyen Giap (Vo Nguyen Giap), Vietnamese general and statesman
25th of August 1912 BIRTHDAY Erich Honecker, East German politician (d. 1994)
25th of August 1913 BIRTHDAY Walt Kelly, American cartoonist (d. 1973)
25th of August 1913 BIRTHDAY Don DeFore, American actor (d. 1993)
25th of August 1915 BIRTHDAY Walter Trampler, American violist (d. 1997)
25th of August 1916 BIRTHDAY Van Johnson, American actor (d. 2008)
25th of August 1916 BIRTHDAY Frederick Chapman Robbins, American pediatrician and virologist; Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2003)
25th of August 1916 BIRTHDAY Saburo Sakai, Japanese aviator (d. 2000)
25th of August 1917 BIRTHDAY Mel Ferrer, Cuban-American actor, film director and film producer (d. 2008)
25th of August 1917 BIRTHDAY Lisbeth Movin, Danish actress
25th of August 1918 BIRTHDAY Richard Greene, English actor (d. 1985)
25th of August 1918 BIRTHDAY Leonard Bernstein, American conductor and composer (d. 1990)
25th of August 1919 BIRTHDAY George Wallace, American politician (d. 1998)
25th of August 1921 BIRTHDAY Monty Hall, Canadian-born game show host
25th of August 1921 BIRTHDAY Bryce Mackasey, Canadian politician (d. 1999)
25th of August 1921 BIRTHDAY Brian Moore, Irish-born writer (d. 1999)
25th of August 1925 BIRTHDAY Thea Astley, Australian writer, (d. 2004)
25th of August 1927 BIRTHDAY Althea Gibson, American tennis player (d. 2003)
25th of August 1928 BIRTHDAY John "Kayo" Dottley, American football player
25th of August 1928 BIRTHDAY Darrell Johnson, American baseball player (d. 2004)
25th of August 1928 BIRTHDAY Herbert Kroemer, German-born physicist, Nobel Prize laureate
25th of August 1930 BIRTHDAY Bruce Allpress, New Zealand actor
25th of August 1930 BIRTHDAY Sean Connery, Scottish actor
25th of August 1930 BIRTHDAY Graham Jarvis, Canadian actor (d. 2003)
25th of August 1931 BIRTHDAY Hal Fishman, Los Angeles based local news anchor. (d. 2007)
25th of August 1931 BIRTHDAY Regis Philbin, American television host
25th of August 1933 BIRTHDAY Tom Skerritt, American actor
25th of August 1933 BIRTHDAY Wayne Shorter, American jazz musician
25th of August 1934 BIRTHDAY Lise Bacon, French Canadian politician
25th of August 1934 BIRTHDAY Eddie Ilarde, Filipino disk jockey, television host, and Senator
25th of August 1935 BIRTHDAY Charles Wright, American poet
25th of August 1936 BIRTHDAY Giridharilal Kedia, Indian entrepreneur (d. 2009)
25th of August 1938 BIRTHDAY David Canary, American actor
25th of August 1938 BIRTHDAY Frederick Forsyth, English author
25th of August 1939 BIRTHDAY John Badham, American film director
25th of August 1940 BIRTHDAY Jose Van Dam, Belgian baritone
25th of August 1941 BIRTHDAY Marshall Brickman, American film writer
25th of August 1942 BIRTHDAY Nathan Deal, American politician
25th of August 1944 BIRTHDAY Conrad Black, newspaper magnate
25th of August 1944 BIRTHDAY Jacques Demers, Canadian hockey coach
25th of August 1944 BIRTHDAY Anthony Heald, American actor
25th of August 1946 BIRTHDAY Rollie Fingers, American baseball player
25th of August 1946 BIRTHDAY Charles Ghigna (Father Goose), American poet and children's author
25th of August 1946 BIRTHDAY Charlie Sanders, American football player
25th of August 1948 BIRTHDAY Nicholas A. Peppas, Greek chemical and biomedical engineer
25th of August 1949 BIRTHDAY Martin Amis, English novelist
25th of August 1949 BIRTHDAY John Savage, American actor
25th of August 1949 BIRTHDAY Fariborz Lachini, Canadian-Iranian composer
25th of August 1949 BIRTHDAY Gene Simmons, Israeli-born musician (Kiss)
25th of August 1950 BIRTHDAY Charles Fambrough, American jazz musician
25th of August 1951 BIRTHDAY Rob Halford, English singer (Judas Priest)
25th of August 1951 BIRTHDAY Bill Handel, American radio personality
25th of August 1952 BIRTHDAY Geoff Downes, English keyboardist (The Buggles, Yes, Asia)
25th of August 1952 BIRTHDAY Duleep Mendis, Sri Lankan cricketer
25th of August 1954 BIRTHDAY Elvis Costello, English musician
25th of August 1955 BIRTHDAY Gerd Muller, German politician
25th of August 1955 BIRTHDAY Vijayakanth, Tamil actor and politician
25th of August 1956 BIRTHDAY Takeshi Okada, Japanese football manager
25th of August 1956 BIRTHDAY Henri Toivonen, Finnish rally driver (d. 1986)
25th of August 1957 BIRTHDAY Sikander Bakht, Pakistani cricketer
25th of August 1957 BIRTHDAY Simon McBurney, British actor, writer and theatre director
25th of August 1958 BIRTHDAY Christian LeBlanc, American actor
25th of August 1958 BIRTHDAY Tim Burton, American film director
25th of August 1958 BIRTHDAY Sterling Harwood, American academic
25th of August 1959 BIRTHDAY Ruth Ann Swenson, American operatic soprano
25th of August 1960 BIRTHDAY Ashley Crow, American actress
25th of August 1960 BIRTHDAY Georg Zellhofer, Austrian footballer
25th of August 1961 BIRTHDAY Billy Ray Cyrus, American singer and actor
25th of August 1962 BIRTHDAY Vivian Campbell, Irish musician (Def Leppard, Whitesnake, Dio)
25th of August 1962 BIRTHDAY Shahid Mahboob, Pakistani cricketer
25th of August 1962 BIRTHDAY Maris Bruziks, Latvian triple jumper
25th of August 1962 BIRTHDAY David Packer, American actor
25th of August 1963 BIRTHDAY Christine McGlade, Canadian actress (You Can't Do That on Television)
25th of August 1963 BIRTHDAY Shock G, American singer and rapper (Digital Underground)
25th of August 1964 BIRTHDAY Maxim Kontsevich, Russian mathematician
25th of August 1964 BIRTHDAY Vasilios Kotronias, Greek chess grandmaster
25th of August 1964 BIRTHDAY Marti Noxon, American television writer and producer
25th of August 1964 BIRTHDAY Dan Parent, American comic book artist and writer
25th of August 1964 BIRTHDAY Blair Underwood, American actor
25th of August 1964 BIRTHDAY Joanne Whalley, British actress
25th of August 1965 BIRTHDAY Cornelius Bennett, American football player
25th of August 1965 BIRTHDAY Sanjeev Sharma, Indian cricketer
25th of August 1965 BIRTHDAY Mia Zapata, American singer (The Gits) (d. 1993)
25th of August 1966 BIRTHDAY Robert Maschio, American actor
25th of August 1966 BIRTHDAY Albert Belle, American baseball player
25th of August 1966 BIRTHDAY Derek Sherinian, American keyboardist
25th of August 1967 BIRTHDAY Jeff Tweedy, American singer (Wilco)
25th of August 1967 BIRTHDAY Tom Hollander, English actor
25th of August 1968 BIRTHDAY Rafet El Roman, Turkish singer and composer
25th of August 1968 BIRTHDAY Yuri Mitsui, Japanese actress, model and racing driver
25th of August 1968 BIRTHDAY Spider One, American musician (Powerman 5000)
25th of August 1968 BIRTHDAY Stuart Murdoch, Scottish musician (Belle & Sebastian)
25th of August 1968 BIRTHDAY Rachael Ray, American chef and television personality
25th of August 1968 BIRTHDAY Takeshi Ueda, Japanese singer and composer
25th of August 1969 BIRTHDAY Vivek Razdan, Indian cricketer
25th of August 1969 BIRTHDAY Rachel Shelley, English actress
25th of August 1969 BIRTHDAY Steve Staley, American voice actor
25th of August 1969 BIRTHDAY John Witt, author, sportswriter, actor and Ballhawk
25th of August 1969 BIRTHDAY Cameron Mathison, Canadian actor
25th of August 1970 BIRTHDAY Robert Horry, American basketball player
25th of August 1970 BIRTHDAY Jo Dee Messina, American country music singer
25th of August 1970 BIRTHDAY Claudia Schiffer, German model
25th of August 1971 BIRTHDAY Mike Lockwood, professional wrestler (d. 2003)
25th of August 1972 BIRTHDAY Marvin Harrison, American football player
25th of August 1973 BIRTHDAY Fatih Ak?n, German film director
25th of August 1974 BIRTHDAY Dave Luza, Dutch comedian
25th of August 1974 BIRTHDAY Eric Millegan, American actor
25th of August 1974 BIRTHDAY Pablo Ozuna, Dominican baseball player
25th of August 1975 BIRTHDAY Petria Thomas, Australian swimmer
25th of August 1976 BIRTHDAY Damon Jones, American basketball player
25th of August 1976 BIRTHDAY Jensen Atwood, American actor
25th of August 1976 BIRTHDAY Javed Qadeer, Pakistani cricketer
25th of August 1976 BIRTHDAY Alexander Skarsgard, Swedish actor
25th of August 1977 BIRTHDAY Sophie Cadieux, Canadian actress
25th of August 1977 BIRTHDAY Andy McDonald, Canadian ice hockey player
25th of August 1977 BIRTHDAY Jonathan Togo, American actor
25th of August 1977 BIRTHDAY Diego Corrales, American boxer (d. 2007)
25th of August 1978 BIRTHDAY Robert Mohr, German rugby player
25th of August 1978 BIRTHDAY Kel Mitchell, American actor
25th of August 1979 BIRTHDAY Marlon Harewood, English footballer
25th of August 1979 BIRTHDAY Deanna Nolan, American basketball player
25th of August 1980 BIRTHDAY Neal Musser, American baseball player
25th of August 1981 BIRTHDAY Rachel Bilson, American actress
25th of August 1981 BIRTHDAY Clare Oliver, Australian cancer activist (d. 2007)
25th of August 1983 BIRTHDAY James Rossiter, British racing driver
25th of August 1987 BIRTHDAY Amy Macdonald, Scottish singer and songwriter
25th of August 1987 BIRTHDAY Blake Lively, American actress
25th of August 1987 BIRTHDAY Stacey Farber, Canadian actress
25th of August 1987 BIRTHDAY Whitney Stevens, Panamanian/American pornographic actress
25th of August 1987 BIRTHDAY James Wesolowski, Australian footballer
25th of August 1987 BIRTHDAY Justin Upton, American baseball player
25th of August 1987 BIRTHDAY Liu Yifei, Chinese actress and singer
25th of August 1988 BIRTHDAY Alexandra Burke, English singer
25th of August 1988 BIRTHDAY Ray Quinn, English singer
25th of August 1988 BIRTHDAY Angela Park, Brazilian/American golfer
25th of August 1992 BIRTHDAY Miyabi Natsuyaki, Japanese singer
25th of August 1998 BIRTHDAY China Anne McClain, American actress
25th of August 0079 DEATH Pliny the Elder, Roman author, naturalist, natural philosopher and military commander (Born 23)
25th of August 0383 DEATH Gratian, Roman Emperor (Born 359)
25th of August 0471 DEATH Gennadius I, Patriarch of Constantinople (Born 458)
25th of August 1192 DEATH Hugh III, Duke of Burgundy (Born 1142)
25th of August 1270 DEATH Louis IX of France (Born 1214)
25th of August 1282 DEATH Thomas Cantilupe, English saint (Born c. 1218)
25th of August 1330 DEATH Sir James Douglas, Scottish soldier (Born 1286)
25th of August 1482 DEATH Margaret of Anjou, queen of Henry VI of England (Born 1429)
25th of August 1554 DEATH Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, English politician (Born 1473)
25th of August 1632 DEATH Thomas Dekker, English dramatist (Born c. 1572)
25th of August 1650 DEATH Richard Crashaw, English poet (Born c. 1613)
25th of August 1688 DEATH Henry Morgan, Welsh privateer (Born c. 1635)
25th of August 1699 DEATH Christian V of Denmark (Born 1646)
25th of August 1711 DEATH Edward Villiers, 1st Earl of Jersey, English politician
25th of August 1742 DEATH Carlos Seixas, Portuguese composer (Born 1704)
25th of August 1774 DEATH Niccolo Jommelli, Italian composer (Born 1714)
25th of August 1776 DEATH David Hume, Scottish philosopher and historian (Born 1711)
25th of August 1792 DEATH Jacques Cazotte, French writer (Born 1719)
25th of August 1794 DEATH Comte de Mercy-Argenteau, Belgian-born Austrian diplomat (Born 1727)
25th of August 1822 DEATH William Herschel, German-born astronomer (Born 1738)
25th of August 1867 DEATH Michael Faraday, English scientist (Born 1791)
25th of August 1900 DEATH Friedrich Nietzsche, German philosopher (Born 1844)
25th of August 1900 DEATH Kuroda Kiyotaka, Prime Minister of Japan (Born 1840)
25th of August 1904 DEATH Henri Fantin-Latour, French painter (Born 1836)
25th of August 1904 DEATH William Hall, Canadian Royal Naval sailor (Born 1827)
25th of August 1908 DEATH Henri Becquerel, French physicist, Nobel laureate (Born 1852)
25th of August 1924 DEATH Mariano Alvarez, Filipino general (Born 1818)
25th of August 1925 DEATH Franz Conrad von Hotzendorf, Austro-Hungarian field marshal (Born 1852)
25th of August 1930 DEATH Frankie Campbell, American Boxer (Born 1904)
25th of August 1938 DEATH Aleksandr Kuprin, Russian writer (Born 1870)
25th of August 1939 DEATH Babe Siebert, Canadian ice hockey player (Born 1904)
25th of August 1940 DEATH Jean d'Orleans, duc de Guise, Orleanist pretender to the French throne (Born 1874)
25th of August 1942 DEATH George Edward Alexander Windsor, Duke of Kent (Born 1902)
25th of August 1945 DEATH John Birch, American intelligence officer and missionary (Born 1918)
25th of August 1950 DEATH Earl Caddock, professional wrestler (Born 1888)
25th of August 1956 DEATH Alfred Kinsey, American research biologist (Born 1894)
25th of August 1965 DEATH Moonlight Graham, American baseball player (Born 1879)
25th of August 1967 DEATH Stanley Bruce, eighth Prime Minister of Australia (Born 1883)
25th of August 1967 DEATH Paul Muni, Polish actor (Born 1895)
25th of August 1967 DEATH George Lincoln Rockwell, American Nazi Party leader (Born 1918)
25th of August 1968 DEATH Stan McCabe, Australian cricketer (Born 1910)
25th of August 1970 DEATH Tachu Naito, Japanese architect (Born 1886)
25th of August 1971 DEATH Ted Lewis, American musician and entertainer (Born 1890)
25th of August 1976 DEATH Eyvind Johnson, Swedish writer, Nobel laureate (Born 1900)
25th of August 1979 DEATH Stan Kenton, American musician and bandleader (Born 1911)
25th of August 1980 DEATH Gower Champion, American dancer and choreographer (Born 1919)
25th of August 1984 DEATH Waite Hoyt, American baseball player (Born 1899)
25th of August 1984 DEATH Viktor Chukarin, Soviet gymnast (Born 1921)
25th of August 1984 DEATH Truman Capote, American author (Born 1924)
25th of August 1985 DEATH Samantha Smith, American social activist (Born 1972)
25th of August 1990 DEATH Morley Callaghan, Canadian writer (Born 1903)
25th of August 1999 DEATH Rob Fisher, English musician (Born 1956)
25th of August 2000 DEATH Carl Barks, American cartoonist (Born 1901)
25th of August 2000 DEATH Jack Nitzsche, American record producer (Born 1937)
25th of August 2001 DEATH Aaliyah, American R&B singer and actress (Born 1979)
25th of August 2001 DEATH Carl Brewer, Canadian ice hockey player (Born 1938)
25th of August 2001 DEATH Ken Tyrrell, British race driver (Born 1924)
25th of August 2001 DEATH Philippe Leotard, French actor and singer (Born 1940)
25th of August 2002 DEATH Giannis Gionakis, Greek actor (Born 1922)
25th of August 2002 DEATH Dorothy Hewett, Australian writer (Born 1923)
25th of August 2005 DEATH Peter Glotz, German politician (Born 1939)
25th of August 2006 DEATH Noor Mohamed Hassanali, 2nd president of Trinidad & Tobago (Born 1918)
25th of August 2007 DEATH Ray Jones, English footballer (Born 1988)
25th of August 2008 DEATH Kevin Duckworth, American basketball player (Born 1964)
25th of August 2008 DEATH Pavle Kozjek, Slovenian mountaineer (Born 1959)
25th of August 2009 DEATH Edward M. Kennedy, United States Senator from Massachusetts, brother of John F. Kennedy (Born 1932)