World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 This day in History - January 25
393 Historic Events for January 25
1981

Superbowl XV: Oakland Raiders beat Phila Eagles, 27-10 in New Orleans Superbowl MVP: Jim Plunkett, Oakland, QB

Event
1981

Mao's widow Jiang Qing sentenced to death

Event
1982

Mihail A Suslov, Soviet party ideologist, dies at 79

Death
1982

9th American Music Award: Kenny Rogers win

Event
1983

China's supreme court commutes Chiang Ch'ing's death sentence to life

Event
1983

Infrared telescope satellite launched into polar orbit

Event
1983

Nazi war criminal Klaus Barbie arrested in Bolivia

Event
1985

"We are the World" is recorded

Event
1985

"Black and Blue," premieres in Paris

Event
1985

Test debut of Wasim Akram, v New Zealand at Auckland (2-105)

Event
1986

General Tito Okello's govt flees Kampala Uganda

Event
1986

Horace Smith, cricketer (1 Test NZ v Eng 1933, one wkt at 113), dies

Death
1986

Ernst Schnabel, writer, dies at 72

Death
1987

75th Australian Mens Tennis: S Edberg beats Pat Cash (63 64 36 57 63)

Event
1987

Emil Hlobil, composer, dies at 85

Death
1987

Superbowl XXI: NY Giants beat Denver Broncos, 39-20 in Pasadena Superbowl MVP: Phil Simms, NY Giants, QB

Event
1988

Longest winless streak in Toronto Maple Leaf history (15 games)

Event
1988

Colleen Moore, actress (These Girls Won't Talk), dies at 87

Death
1988

15th American Music Award: Anita Baker, Paul Simon and Whitney Houston

Event
1988

George Harrison releases "When We Was Fab"

Event
1988

Ramsewak Shankar sworn in as pres of Suriname

Event
1988

VP Bush and Dan Rather clash on "CBS Evening News" as Rather attempts to question Bush about his role in Iran-Contra affair

Event
1989

Augusto Alcalde, 1st S Amer Zen teacher, receives Dharma Transmission

Event
1989

Michael Jordan scores his 10,000th NBA point in his 5th season

Event
1989

Yank owner George Steinbrenner meets with Pope John Paul II

Event