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 This day in History - October 25
408 Historic Events for October 25
1973

Joe Angel Acosta Jr, SD CA, PGA golfer (1995 Greater Milwaukee-3rd)

Birth
1974

Dmitri Shostakovitch' 15th String Quartet premieres in Leningrad

Event
1974

Air Force fires 1st ICBM

Event
1974

Chris Murray, Port Hardy, NHL right wing (Montreal Canadiens)

Birth
1974

Wings release "Junior's Farm"

Event
1974

Joanne Black, Miss Universe-Ireland (1996)

Birth
1974

Frank Middleton, guard (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)

Birth
1975

Frank Puglia actor (Black Orchid, Jungle Book), dies at 83

Death
1975

Denv Nuggets 1st game at McNichols Sports Arena beat St Louis Spirits

Event
1975

USSR's Venera 10 makes day-side Venus landing

Event
1976

Raymond Queneau, [M Presle], French writer (Last Days), dies at 73

Death
1976

Gov Wallace grants full pardon to Clarence Norris, last known survivor of 9 Scottsboro Boys who were convicted in 1931 rape

Event
1976

5th Enterprise, approach and lands test (ALT) flight

Event
1978

Padres Gaylord Perry is 1st to win Cy Young in both leagues (NL)

Event
1978

Israeli Govt approves "in principle," a draft compromise peace

Event
1978

Riley Mants, Winnipeg Manitoba, 200m breaststroker (Olympics-96)

Birth
1979

USSR performs underground nuclear test

Event
1980

Mike Weaver KOs Gerrie Coetzee in 13 for heavyweight boxing title

Event
1980

Barbra Streisand's "Guilty," album goes #1 for 3 weeks and her single "Woman In Love," goes #1 for 3 weeks

Event
1980

Ilana Goldfogel, Denver Colo, pairs skater (and Erik Schulz)

Birth
1981

George Steinbrenner scuffles with 2 fans in a hotel elevator

Event
1981

200,000 demonstrate in Brussel against cruise missile

Event
1981

12th NYC Marathon won by Alberto Salazar in 2:08:13

Event
1981

11th NYC Women's Marathon won by Allison Roe in 2:25:29

Event
1981

Ariel Durant, US author (Story of Civilization), dies at 83

Death