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 This day in History - November 25
369 Historic Events for November 25
1887

Johann J Bachofen, Swiss historic rights, dies at 71

Death
1893

Joseph W Krutch, US naturalist (Was Europe a Success?)

Birth
1893

Joseph W Krutch, US naturalist (Was Europe a Success?), dies

Death
1894

Greenback (Independent) Party organizes in Indianapolis

Event
1895

Ludvik Svoboda, Czech general/politician

Birth
1895

Anastas I Mikoyan, Armenia, member of Supreme Soviet

Birth
1895

Edmond van der Straeten, Belgian lawyer/musicologist, dies at 68

Death
1895

Wilhelm Kempff, Juterbog Germany, pianist (Unter dem Zimbelstern)

Birth
1896

Virgil Thomson, KC Mo, composer/music critic (4 Saints in 3 Acts)

Birth
1897

Spain grants Puerto Rico autonomy

Event
1899

Robert Lowry, composer, dies at 73

Death
1899

Vera Reynolds, Richmond VA, silent screen actress (Lawless Woman)

Birth
1899

Battle at Graspan, Cape colony: general Methuen beats Farmers

Event
1899

William R Burnett, US, author (Little Caesar)

Birth
1900

Helen Gahagan Douglas, Nixon's 1st opponent/(Rep-D-Ca)

Birth
1900

Arthur Schwartz, composer (Girl from Paris, Excuse my Dust)

Birth
1901

Josef Gabriel Rheinberger, German composer/music theorist, dies at 62

Death
1901

Tibor Serly, Losonc Hungary, violinist/composer (American Elegy)

Birth
1902

Eddie Shore, Boston Bruins (#2), hall of famer

Birth
1902

Franz Leh rs opera "Wiener Fraueen," premieres in Vienna

Event
1903

Martin Soames, traveller

Birth
1903

William Dehart Hubbard, Cin Ohio, long jumper (Olympic-gold-1924)

Birth
1904

Herbert Reynolds Inch, composer

Birth
1904

Jessie Royce Landis, [Medbury], Chicago, actress (North by Northwest)

Birth
1904

Lillian Copeland, US discus thrower (Olympic-gold-1932)

Birth