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 This day in History - February 25
440 Historic Events for February 25
1950

Rick Flair, [Richard Fliehr], wrestling champ (NWA/WWF/WCW/AWA)

Birth
1950

"Your Show of Shows" with Sid Caesar and Imogene Coca premieres on NBC Writers include Mel Brooks, Neil Simon and Woody Allen

Event
1950

Emitt Rhodes, musician (Merry-go-Round)

Birth
1951

"Michael Todd's Peep Show" closes at Winter Garden NYC after 278 perf

Event
1951

1st Pan American Games opens (Buenos Aires Argentina)

Event
1951

Babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins Orlando Florida 2 Ball Golf Tournament

Event
1952

James A Barcia, (Rep-D-Michigan)

Birth
1952

6th Winter Olympic games close at Oslo, Norway

Event
1953

"Wonderful Town" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 559 perfs

Event
1953

Garrett Glaser, entertainment correspondent (Entertainment Tonight)

Birth
1953

Jesus Garcia Leoz, composer, dies at 49

Death
1954

Abdul Nasser appointed Egyptian premier

Event
1954

Steve Rixon, Australian cricket wicket-keeper (1977-85)

Birth
1955

Marij Kogoj, composer, dies at 59

Death
1955

Leann Hunley, actress (Dane Carrington-Dynasty, Dawson's Creek)

Birth
1956

Khrushchev denounces Stalin at 20th Soviet Party Conference

Event
1956

Davie Cooper, soccer star

Birth
1957

Mark Aldanov, [Mark A Landau], Russian/French chemist, dies at 70

Death
1957

Stuart "Woody" Wood, Scot, guitarist (Bay City Rollers-Saturday Night)

Birth
1957

Jane Ackroyd, British sculptor

Birth
1957

Buddy Holly and Crickets record "That'll Be the Day"

Event
1957

Supreme Court decides 6-3, baseball is only antitrust exempt pro sport

Event
1957

Kurt von Wolfurt, composer, dies at 76

Death
1958

Kurt Rambis, NBA forward (Lakers, Hornets)/Clark Kent look-a-like

Birth
1959

Mike Peters, rocker (Alarm-In the Summertime)

Birth