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 This day in History - March 25
422 Historic Events for March 25
1916

Nikolay Ivanovich Peyko, composer

Birth
1916

Women are allowed to attend a boxing match

Event
1916

Jess Willard fights Frank Moran to no decision in 10 for boxing title

Event
1916

Heavyweight Jess Willard and Franc Moran fight to no decision in NYC

Event
1918

Claude A Debussy, French composer (Iberia/La mer), dies in Paris at 55

Death
1919

Jeanne Cagney, actress (Lion is in the Streets, Quicksand)

Birth
1920

Greek Independence Day

Event
1920

Patrick Troughton, actor (Doctor Who)

Birth
1921

Nancy Kelly, Lowell Mass, actress (Double Exposure, Jesse James)

Birth
1921

Simone Signoret, Weisbaden Germany, (Casque d'Or, Room at the Top)

Birth
1922

Eileen Ford, modeling agency head (Ford Modeling Agency)

Birth
1922

Bruno VeSota, Ill, actor/director (Chopper, Teenage Doll, Wild Rovers)

Birth
1923

Wim Van Est, [Locomotief/Pletmolen], Dutch cyclist

Birth
1923

Lee Hale, Tacoma Wash, choral director (The Entertainers)

Birth
1923

British govt grants Trans-Jordan autonomy

Event
1924

John Reedman, cricketer (Test for Aust 1894, 17 and 4, 1 for 24), dies

Death
1924

Stanley Cup: Mont Canadiens (NHL) sweep Calgary Tigers (WCHL) in 2

Event
1924

Greek parliament selects admiral Paul Koundouri¬Ętis as premier

Event
1924

Julia Perry, Lexington Kentucky, composer (Selfish Giant)

Birth
1924

Julia A Perry, US composer (Cask of Amontillado)

Birth
1924

Machiko Kyo, Osaka Japan, actor (Gate of Hell, Rashomon, Ugetsu)

Birth
1925

Flannery O'Connor, GA, novelist (A Good Man is Hard to Find)

Birth
1926

Hans Rausing, Swedish/British industrial/billionaire (Tetra Pak)

Birth
1926

Laszlo Papp, Hungary, Olympic Boxer (Gold-1948, 1952, 1956)

Birth
1927

Leslie Claudius, India, field hockey (Olympic-gold-1948, 52, 56)

Birth