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 This day in History - January 25
393 Historic Events for January 25
1975

10th hat trick in Islander history-Denis Potvin's 1st

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1975

Parliament disposes of premier sheik Mujib ur-Rahman

Event
1975

John Piersma, US, 200m/400m freestyle swimmer (Olympics-4th-96)

Birth
1975

Vivien Kellems, TV hostess (The Power of Women), dies at 78

Death
1976

Surinder Amarnath scores 124 on Test debut Ind v NZ Auckland

Event
1976

Tara Fleming, N York Ontario, LPGA golfer (1992 LPGA Corning-10th)

Birth
1977

Donald Kerr, actor (Devil Bat, Killer Bats), dies at 85

Death
1978

Mandy Carraway, Miss Kansas Teen USA (1996)

Birth
1978

Christine Lakin, actress (Alicia Lambert-Step by Step)

Birth
1978

Padres trade pitcher Dave Tomlin and $125,000 to Rangers for Gaylord Perry (He wins 1978 Cy Young Award)

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1978

Muriel Humphrey (D-Mn) appointed to fill late husband's Senate seat

Event
1978

Tango Duke, dies in Australia at 42; oldest known thoroughbred horse

Death
1979

J Robertson Hare, actor (Fighting Stock), dies at 87

Death
1979

Pope John Paul II's 1st overseas trip as supreme pontiff

Event
1979

22.2-km Oshimizu railroad tunnel holed through, central Honshu, Japan

Event
1980

David Newell, actor (Dangerous Curves, White Heat), dies at 75

Death
1980

Amanda Michelle Burns, Miss West Virginia Teen USA (1997)

Birth
1980

Paul McCartney is released from Tokyo jail and deported

Event
1980

Bani Sadr elected president of Iran

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1980

Dutch Govt demands boycott of Olympics

Event
1980

Highest speed attained by a warship, 167 kph, USN hovercraft

Event
1981

Adele Marie Astaire, sister of Fred Astaire, dies at 82

Death
1981

52 Americans held hostage by Iran for 444 days arrived back in US

Event
1981

Richard Talmadge, actor (Speed Reporter), dies

Death
1981

[Adele] Marie Astaire, actress (Last Man on Earth, Millie), dies at 82

Death