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 This day in History - November 25
369 Historic Events for November 25
1908

Dorando Pietri (It) beats Johnny Hayes (US) in MSG marathon by 60 yds

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1909

Hugh Davson, physiologist/writer

Birth
1909

Manny Martindale, cricketer (fiery WI pace bowler of 30's)

Birth
1910

Leon Poliakov, historian

Birth
1911

3rd CFL Grey Cup: U of Toronto defeats Toronto Argonauts, 14-7

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1912

Johannes D De Jong, Frisian poet/photographer (Kar £t twa)

Birth
1912

Socialist International rejects that world war is coming

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1912

American College of Surgeons incorporates in Springield, Ill

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1913

Jack Davies, screenwriter

Birth
1913

Woodrow Wilson's daughter Jessie marries in White House

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1913

Robert S Ball, Irish mathematician/astronomer (Ball Screw), dies

Death
1914

"Joltin'" Joe DiMaggio, Yankee Clipper (56 game hitting streak)

Birth
1914

Eddie Boyd, blues vocal/pianist (Mississippi)

Birth
1914

Davorin Jenko, composer, dies at 79

Death
1915

Ron Hamence, cricketer (Australian batsman post-WWII)

Birth
1915

Augusto Pinochet, general/president (Chile)

Birth
1915

George Mudie, cricketer (WI all-rounder in one Test 1935, 5 and 3-40)

Birth
1919

Chaim Pearl, rabbi

Birth
1919

Steve Brodie, Eldorado Ks, actor (Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp)

Birth
1919

Ricardo Montalban, Mx, actor (Fantasy Island, Star Trek II, Naked Gun)

Birth
1920

WTAW of College Station, Tx, broadcast 1st football play-by-play

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1920

1st Thanksgiving Parade (Phila)

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1922

Ilja Hurnik, composer

Birth
1922

Japanese crown prince Hirohito appointed prince-regent

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1922

Archaeologist Howard Carter enters King Tut's tomb

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