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 This day in History - March 25
422 Historic Events for March 25
1881

B‚la Bart¢k, Hungary, composer/pianist (Concerto for Orchestra)

Birth
1881

Louis Dosfel, Flemish lawyer/writer (Assault!)

Birth
1882

Haydn Wood, composer

Birth
1882

1st demonstration of pancake making (Dept store in NYC)

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1885

Veit Valentin, German/US historian (Deutsche Revolution)

Birth
1887

Josef Capek, Czech painter/author/critic (Kulhavy Poutn¡k)

Birth
1888

Socialist leader Domela Nieuwenhuis elected to Dutch 2nd chamber

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1889

1st Test Cricket match played at Newlands, Cape Town v England

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1890

Marten Baersma, [MH Bottema], Friesan author (De ljochte kimen)

Birth
1892

Andy Clyde, Scotland, actor (George-Real McCoys, Cully-Lassie)

Birth
1893

Edward Hart, (Rep-D-NJ)/1st chairman of Com on Un-American Activities

Birth
1894

Coxey's Army of the unemployed sets out from Massillon Oh for Wash

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1894

Erik William Gustav Leidzen, composer

Birth
1895

Italian troops invade Abyssinia (Ethiopia)

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1896

Modern Olympics began in Athens, Greece [NS=Apr 6]

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1897

John Laurie, Dumfries Scotland, actor (Jericho, Island of Desire)

Birth
1898

Intercollegiate Trapshooting Association formed in NYC

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1899

Bella Spewack, Hungary, playwright (Kiss Me Kate)

Birth
1899

Jacques Audiberti, French poet (Race of Men)

Birth
1900

US Socialist Party forms in Indianapolis

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1901

Ed Begley, Hartford Ct, actor (Mr Koppel-Leave it to Larry)

Birth
1901

55 die as Rock Island train derailed near Marshalltown Iowa

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1902

Irving W Colburn patents sheet glass drawing machine

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1902

Sten Broman, composer

Birth
1903

Frankie Carle, Providence RI, orch leader (Golden Touch)

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