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 This day in History - December 25
433 Historic Events for December 25
1893

Bert Bertram, actor (How to Steal a Million)

Birth
1894

1st midwestern football team to play on west coast, U of Chicago defeats Stanford 24-4 at Palo Alto, CA in football

Event
1895

Raul d'Avila Pompeia, Brazilian writer (Boarding-school), dies at 32

Death
1896

"Stars and Stripes Forever" written by John Philip Sousa

Event
1898

Theo Swagemakers, Dutch portrait painter

Birth
1899

Farmers send/guide belegerd Ladysmith Kerstpudding/desire in grenade

Event
1899

Humphrey Bogart, NYC, actor, Here's looking at you, kid (Casablanca)

Birth
1899

Frank Fergusson, actor (My Friend Flicka, Peyton Place)

Birth
1899

Raphael Soyer, artist (Depression Scenes in NYC)

Birth
1900

W L "Tich" Cornford, cricketer (Sussex keeper played for England 1930)

Birth
1900

Barton Maclane, Columbia SC, actor (Gen Peterson-I Dream of Jeannie)

Birth
1900

Arthur Schnitzlers "Leutnant Gustl" forbidden in Germany

Event
1900

Gladys Swarthout, Deepwater Missouri, mezzo-soprano (La Gioconda)

Birth
1901

Alice C, English duchess of Gloucester/aunt of Elizabeth II

Birth
1901

Battle at Tweefontein Orange-Free state: Boers surprise attack Brits

Event
1902

Barton MacLane, SC, actor (Geisha Boy, Peterson-I Dream of Jeannie)

Birth
1902

Clyde Fitch' "Girl with Green Eyes," premieres in NYC

Event
1903

Antiochos Evanghelatos, composer

Birth
1903

Corry Lievens, [Isabella MJ Adriaens], Flemish actress (Blue Bird)

Birth
1903

J Edward Bromberg, Hungary, actor (Mark of Zorro, Under 2 Flags)

Birth
1903

Albert Sch„ffle, German sociologist, dies at 72

Death
1904

Per Jonas Fredrik Vilhelm Svedbom, composer, dies at 61

Death
1904

Gerhard Herzberg, Can, physicist (molecular structure-Nobel 1971)

Birth
1905

V Herbert/H Blossoms musical "Mlle Modiste," premieres in NYC

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1906

Lew Grade, British TV mogul (ATV)/movie producer (Boys from Brazil)

Birth