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 This day in History - November 25
369 Historic Events for November 25
1752

Johann Friedrich Reichardt, composer

Birth
1753

Otto Carl Erdmann Kospoth, composer

Birth
1755

Johann Georg Pisendel, German violist/composer, dies at 76

Death
1758

Britain capture Ft Duquesne (Pittsburgh) from French

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1766

Pope Clement XIII warns On dangers of anti-Christian writings

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1773

Carl Hockh, composer, dies at 66

Death
1783

Britain evacuates NYC, their last military position in US

Event
1787

Franz Xavier Gruber, Austria, organist/composer (Silent Night)

Birth
1792

Farmer's Almanac 1st published

Event
1805

Opera "Tha‹s" 1st American performance

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1815

Johann Peter Saloman, composer, dies at 70

Death
1817

1st sword swallower in US performs (NYC)

Event
1823

Joseph Alexander Cooper, Bvt Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1910

Birth
1825

Edward Augustus Wild, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1891

Birth
1828

Franjo Racki, Croatian historian/politician

Birth
1830

Pierre Rode, composer, dies at 56

Death
1834

Delmonico's, one of NY's finest restaurants, provides a meal of soup, steak, coffee and half a pie for 12›

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1834

Jean-Baptist Colyns, composer

Birth
1835

Andrew Carnegie, Scottish/US industrialist/philanthropist

Birth
1839

Stanislaw Duniecki, composer

Birth
1840

Hugo Verriest, Flemish author/poet (Flemish Movement)

Birth
1841

35 Amistad survivors return to Africa

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1844

Karl F Benz, German designer/auto manufacturer (4-taktmotor)

Birth
1845

Jos‚ Maria de Eca de Queiroz (Queir¢s), Portuguese author (Contos)

Birth
1846

Carry Nation, scourge of barkeepers and drinkers

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