1)Nuclear Abolition Day.
2)World Vitiligo Day. Vitiligo is also called leukoderma.
It is a common genetic autoimmune skin disease.
Vitiligo is a condition in which melanocytes,
the pigment cells which gives the skin it’s color, is lost
from areas of the skin, causing whitish patches,
often with no clear cause.Autoimmune disorders
are characterised by the body immune system
mistakenly attacking it’s own tissues or cells.
3)Day Of Seafarer. It is an opportunity to educate
the public about issues , the modern day seafarers are facing.
4)World Concert Day/Music aid.
5)The first passenger carrying monorail, celebrated a grand
opening in June 25th,1825.
6)Death anniversary of Michail Jackson, King of Pop.
He was an American dancer, song writer, musician and
philanthropist.He was born on 29-8-1958 and died on 25-6-
.2009 due to cardiac arrest.
7)Birthday of Sucheta Kripalani (1908), the first woman
to be selected as chief minister of Uttar Pradesh in 1963.
She died on1-12-1974.
8)Birthday of Karishma Kapur(1974), Bollywood actress.
9)—do—-of George Orwell(1903), an English author
and journalist.He coined phrases ”Big Brother” and ”Thought Police”.
He died of tuberculosis in 1950. His quotes ”Big Brother is watching you”
refers to invasion of privacy and ”Thought Police” refers to violation of
the right to the free expression of openion.
10)Birthday of Aftab Shivdasani (1978), Indian actor.
11)—do—of Vishwanath Pratap Singh (1931), the
ex-Prime Minister of India.
12)Birthday of Fakir Mohammad,Katpadi (1949) ;
a noted Kannada writer, who was the first to introduce
the social and cultural life of muslims into Kannada literature.
13)Indira Gandhi, the Late Prime Minister of India, declared
emergency on 25th June 1975, by invoking article 352 of the
Constitution upto 21 months; i.e,till March 1977.
14)Kapil Dev lifts the 1983 Prudential (cricket) world cup for India
in England at Lord’s, London, by defeating West Indies.
15)India played the first test match against England
at Lord’s in 1932.
16)Discovery Day is celebrated in Newfoundland and
Labrador (provinces in Canada) in commemoration
of the discovery of the provinces in 1497 by John Cabot.
It is celebrated on the Monday nearest to June 24th.
Discovery Day is also known as ”Cabot 500 Day” since 1997.
17)Death anniversary of Satyendranath Dutt (1922 ), Bengali poet.
He was born on 11-2-1882