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 This day in History - February 25
440 Historic Events for February 25
1895

Henri Martelli, composer

Birth
1896

Italian govt decides to attack governor Baratieri of Eritrea

Event
1896

John J McClellan, (Sen-D-Ark)

Birth
1897

Lili K”rber, writer

Birth
1898

William Thomas Astbury, English physicist/chemist (textiles)

Birth
1899

Leo J Weisgerber, German linguist

Birth
1899

Paul Julius von Reuter, founder of the news agency (Reuters), dies

Death
1900

Jed Harris, producer/director (Billy Rose Show, Operation Mad Ball)

Birth
1901

Federico Ghisi, composer

Birth
1901

Jose Rogel, composer, dies at 71

Death
1901

George Cohan's musical "Governor's Son," premieres in NYC

Event
1901

US Steel Corp organized under J P Morgan

Event
1901

[Herbert] Zeppo Marx, NYC, comedian/actor (Marx Brothers)

Birth
1902

Carl Ignaz Franz Umlauf, composer, dies at 77

Death
1902

Max Kommerell, German literary/author (Die Gefangenen)

Birth
1902

Oscar Cullmann, Swiss theologist (Das Petrusproblem)

Birth
1904

Adelle Davis, author (Lets Stay Healthy)/nutritionist (died of cancer)

Birth
1904

J M Synge's "Riders to the Sea" opens at Irish Natl Theater Society

Event
1904

Stanley Cup: Ottawa Silver 7 sweep Toronto Marlboroughs in 2 games

Event
1905

Neth Workers van Vakverenigingen, (NVV) political party forms

Event
1906

Boris Papandopulo, composer

Birth
1906

Howard Zahniser, Father of Wilderness Act

Birth
1906

Warren Hymer, NYC, actor (Girl From Havana, Meet the Mob)

Birth
1906

Domingo Ortega, Spanish bullfighter

Birth
1906

Anton Stepanovich Arensky, Russian composer/conductor c t, dies at 44

Death