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 This day in History - March 25
422 Historic Events for March 25
1655

Christiaan Huygens discovers Titan, (Saturn's largest satellite)

Event
1668

1st horse race in America takes place

Event
1669

Mount Etna in Sicily erupts, destroying Nicolosi, killing 20,000

Event
1688

Johann Gotthilf Ziegler, composer

Birth
1692

Gerardus L Blasius, Flemish anatomist, dies at about 66

Death
1697

Hendrik Casimir II, King of Nassau-Dietzstadhouder, dies

Death
1699

Johann Adolf Hasse, composer

Birth
1700

England, France and Netherlands ratify 2nd Extermination treaty

Event
1702

Pieter Teyler Van der Hulst, Dutch silk merchant (Teyler's Museum)

Birth
1702

Christian Gottlieb Ziegler, composer

Birth
1713

Jean-Baptiste Canavas, composer

Birth
1723

Kaat Mussel, [Catharina Mulder], Dutch demonstrater

Birth
1745

Nicolas Etienne Framery, composer

Birth
1751

Frederik of Hessen Kassel, King of Sweden (1720-51), dies at 74

Death
1753

Voltaire leaves the court of Frederik II of Prussia

Event
1762

Francesco Giuseppi Pollini, composer

Birth
1766

Johannes Ritschel, composer, dies at 26

Death
1767

Joachim Murat, marshal of France/King of Naples (1808-15)

Birth
1769

Salvatore Vigano, composer

Birth
1770

Carl Friedrich Ebers, composer

Birth
1774

English Parliament passes Boston Port Bill

Event
1776

Continental Congress authorized a medal for George Washington

Event
1782

Carolina [Maria A] Bonaparte, (countess Lipona), sister of Napoleon)

Birth
1784

Fran‡ois-Joseph F‚tis, Belgian musicology/composer

Birth
1786

Giovanni B Amia, Italian astronomer/physicist/botanist

Birth