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 This day in History - October 25
408 Historic Events for October 25
1944

Gas output stopped in Amsterdam

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1945

Japanese surrender Taiwan to Gen Chiang Kai-shek

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1945

David Norman Schramm, physicist

Birth
1946

1st trial against nazi war criminals (Neurenberg)

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1946

Peter Lieberson, composer

Birth
1947

"Under the Counter" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 27 perfs

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1947

Bradman scores 156 for SA v the Indians, 152 mins, 22 fours

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1947

Sam Breadon sells Cards to Robert Hannegan and Fred Saigh for $4M

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1947

John Hall, rocker

Birth
1947

Glenn Tipton, rock guitarist (Judas Priest-Breakin' the Law)

Birth
1948

Rob Halford, Engl metal singer (Judas Priest-Sin After Sin) [or 8/25]

Birth
1948

Dave Cowens, NBA forward (Boston Celtics, Milwaukee Bucks)

Birth
1948

Dan Issel, NBA coach/player (27,482 points, Denver Nuggets)

Birth
1948

Special Council of Annulment convicts F Weinreb for collaboration

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1948

Dan Gable, Waterloo Iowa, 68kg freestyle wrestler (Oly-gold-72)

Birth
1949

Walter Hyatt, Musician

Birth
1949

Brian Kerwin, Chicago Ill, actor (Chisholms, King Kong Lives, Lobo)

Birth
1950

Jean Anouilh's "La Repetition, ou L'Amour Pani," premieres in Paris

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1950

Sukarno appointed president of Republic Indonesia

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1950

John Matuszak, Milwaukee Wisc, NFLer (Raiders)/actor (Hollywood Beat)

Birth
1950

Dutch NSB leader C van Gelderen sentenced to life

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1951

Peace talks aimed at ending Korean War resumed in Panmunjom

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1951

Ransom Wilson, Tuscaloosa Alabama, flutist (Soliste NY)

Birth
1952

1st Dutch edition of youth magazine "Donald Duck"

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1952

Nazar Mohammad scores Pakistan's 1st Test century 124* v India

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