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 This day in History - April 25
440 Historic Events for April 25
1914

Claude Mauriac, writer

Birth
1914

Marcos Perez Jimenez, president/dictator Venezuela

Birth
1915

A J A Quintus Bosz, Indonesian/Suriname lawyer

Birth
1915

William Goyen, writer

Birth
1915

78,000 ANZAC troops land at Gallipoli

Event
1915

Nicola d' Arienzo, composer, dies at 72

Death
1918

Astrid Varnay, Stockholm Sweden, soprano (Met Opera 1941-56)

Birth
1918

Ella Fitzgerald, Newport News VA, jazz singer (Is it live or Memorex)

Birth
1918

[Ibolyka] Astridm Varnay, Hungarian/US singer (Walkre)

Birth
1919

Heinz Wunderlich, composer

Birth
1920

Jean Carmet, actor (Cache Cash, Miss Mona, Night Magic)

Birth
1920

Marre, reformer of the bar

Birth
1921

Jean Mogin, Belgian poet

Birth
1921

Karel Appel, painter (Vragende Children)

Birth
1923

Albert King, Mississippi, blues singer/guitarist (Bad Look Blues)

Birth
1923

Melissa Hayden, Toronto Canada, ballerina (1961 Silver Bowl)

Birth
1923

Francis Graham-Smith, British astronomer

Birth
1923

Aafje J R Bouber, [Blom], actress (Traveller Without Baggage)

Birth
1923

Anita Bjorak, actress (Miss Julie, Loving Couples, Night People)

Birth
1924

Franco Mannino, composer

Birth
1924

Erzsebet Szonyi, composer

Birth
1925

George Stephanescu, composer, dies at 81

Death
1925

Anthony Christopher, British trade unionist

Birth
1925

Paul von Hindenburg elected president of Germany

Event
1926

Giacomo Puccini's opera "Turandot," premieres in Milan

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