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 This day in History - March 25
422 Historic Events for March 25
1797

John Winebrenner, US, clergyman, founded Church of God

Birth
1799

Constantin Reindl, composer, dies at 60

Death
1800

Paulin Paris, French historian

Birth
1801

Anthony Ziesenis, architect/sculptor (Camper), dies at 69

Death
1801

Novalis, writer, dies at 28

Death
1802

France, Netherlands, Spain and England signs Peace of Amiens

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1807

1st railway passenger service began in England

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1807

George Canning becomes British minister of Foreign affairs

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1807

British Parliament abolishes slave trade

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1808

Jos‚ de Espronceda y Delgado, Spanish revolutionary/poet (Cortes)

Birth
1813

1st US flag flown in battle on the Pacific, frigate Essex

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1814

Netherlands Bank established

Event
1817

Tsar Alexander I recommends formation of Society of Israeli Christians

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1818

Isaac Ingalls Stevens, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1862

Birth
1820

Xavier F M G, Earl of Merode, Belgian minister to Pope (in Rome)

Birth
1820

Greece freedom revolt against anti Ottoman attack

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1821

Greece gains independence from Turkey (National Day)

Event
1823

Coelestin Jungbauer, composer, dies at 75

Death
1823

William Thompson Martin, Mjr General (Confederate Army), died in 1910

Birth
1825

Rutger Jan Schimmelpenninck, Dutch patriot/earl, dies at 63

Death
1830

Julius Caesar, cricketer (prominent batsman for Surrey)

Birth
1835

Friederike Blum, writer, dies

Death
1839

William Bell Wait, US, educated the blind

Birth
1847

Pope Pius IX encyclical "On aid for Ireland"

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1852

Alexis Garaude, composer, dies at 73

Death