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 This day in History - March 25
422 Historic Events for March 25
1852

Friedrich Hebbel's "Agnes Bernauer," premieres in Munich

Event
1856

A E Burnside patents Burnside carbine

Event
1857

Frederick Laggenheim takes 1st photo of a solar eclipse

Event
1863

1st Army Medal of Honor awarded

Event
1863

Skirmish at Brentwood Tennessee

Event
1864

Battle of Paducah, KY (Forrest's raid)

Event
1865

SS General Lyon at Cape Hatteras catches fire and sinks, killing 400

Event
1865

Battle of Mobile, AL (Spanish Fort, Fort Morgan, Fort Blakely)

Event
1865

Battle of Fort Stedman, VA - in front of Petersburg

Event
1865

Battle of Bluff Spring, FL

Event
1867

Arturo Toscanini, Parma Italy, temperamental conductor (NBC)

Birth
1867

Gutzon Borglum, sculptor (Mt Rushmore)

Birth
1868

Bill Lockwood, cricketer (England all-rounder in 12 Tests 1893-1902)

Birth
1869

Gustaaf DFL Schamelhout, Flemish physician/writer

Birth
1871

John Gutzon Borglum, sculptor (Mt Rushmore)

Birth
1872

Vito Pardo, Italian sculptor (Columbus monument in Argentina)

Birth
1873

Rudolf Rocker, German/US anarchist

Birth
1875

Spencer Charters, Duncannon PA, actor (3 Faces West)

Birth
1876

Glasgow 1st soccer match Scotland-Wales (4-0)

Event
1877

Alphonse de Chƒteaubriant, French writer (Instantan‚s aux Pays-Bas)

Birth
1878

Theodore Samuel Holland, composer

Birth
1878

Henry graaf de Baillet-Latour, Belgian pres of IOC (1925-42)

Birth
1879

Otakar Zich, composer

Birth
1880

Joseph Rummel, composer, dies at 61

Death
1880

Ludmilla Assing, writer, dies

Death