On This Day: 25 April
(25 Apr 2017)

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On This Day: 25 April

Time changes and you move towards the future, we are here to let you know about the events that have transpired on 25 April

DNA theory is published.
In 1953 Cambridge University scientists James D Watson and Francis Crick wrote an article explaining the structure of DNA, in the articles they explain “structure of DNA and that DNA is the material that makes up genes which pass hereditary characteristics in all life from one parent to another.” The article was published in Nature Magazine.

DNA

‘Heartbreak Hotel’ becomes no 1
In 1956 Elvis Presley had his first number one single on the Billboard Pop Singles Chart, with "Heartbreak Hotel." The song remained number one for 8 weeks.

Heartbreak Hotel

China joins the UN
In 1971, China officially became part of the United Nations and was voted in due to its relevance as a world power and continuing growth rate


First time America is used in a map
In 1507, Martin Waldseemüller a German cartographer became the first person to use the name ‘America’ in a published world map.


Al Pacino Birthday
The legendary actor turns 77 years-old today. Pacino is best known for his starring roles in 70’s and 80’s films ‘Scarface’ and ‘The Godfather Trilogy’ which all became cult classics.

Al Pacino in Godfather

Earthquake in Nepal
In 2015, Nepal was hit by an earthquake that caused over 2400 people to die, it even caused serious avalanches on Mt. Everest. The earthquake had a 7.9 magnitude on the richter scale.

Mt. Everest after earthquake

Seeing eye dog
1928 – Morris Frank became the first American to use a Seeing eye dog, he received the dog in Switzerland, which he named Buddy. Upon returning home he called the press and demonstrated the dog’s uses.



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