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 This day in History - April 25
440 Historic Events for April 25
1926

Persian cossack officer Reza Chan crowns himself Shah Palawi

Event
1926

Ellen K S Key, Swed author/feminist (Century of the Child), dies at 76

Death
1926

Paul Walter Furst, composer

Birth
1927

Spain routes 20,000 soldiers to Morocco (uprising Rifkabylen)

Event
1927

Ernst Widmer, composer

Birth
1928

Buddy, a German Shepherd, becomes 1st guide dog for the blind

Event
1928

Pjotr N Wrangel, Russian baron general, dies at 49

Death
1929

Jos‚ Angel Valente, Spanish poet (A modo the esperanza)

Birth
1929

Yvette Corlett, athlete

Birth
1929

Yvette Williams, NZ, long jumper (Oly-gold-52)

Birth
1930

Dotty Mack, Cincinnati Ohio, actress (Paul Dixon Show)

Birth
1930

Roy Marshall, cricket opener (prolific Hampshire only 4 Tests for WI)

Birth
1930

Paul Mazursky, Brooklyn, writer/director (Moscow on the Hudson)

Birth
1931

David Shepherd, painter

Birth
1931

A J Y (Bert) Hopkins, cricketer (20 Tests for Aust, 509 runs), dies

Death
1932

Rose Franken's "Another Language," premieres in NYC

Event
1932

Meadowlark Lemmon, basketball star (Harlem Globetrotter) [or 0421]

Birth
1932

William Roache, England, actor (Ken Barlow-Coronation Street)

Birth
1932

Lia Manoliu, Romania, discus thrower (Olympic-gold-1968)

Birth
1933

NY Yankee Russ Van Atta shuts out Washington Senators 16-0

Event
1933

US and Canada drop Gold Standard

Event
1933

Jerry Leiber, songwriter (Leiber and Stoller)

Birth
1933

Helen Paling, British circuit judge

Birth
1934

David de Peyer, cancer research campaigner

Birth
1934

Denny "Scott" Miller, Bloomington Ind, actor (Wagon Train)

Birth