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 This day in History - April 25
440 Historic Events for April 25
1945

British troops reach Grebbe line Neth

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1945

45 countries convene UN Conference on Intl Organization in SF

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1945

Allied air raid on Surabaja, Java

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1945

Last Boeing B-17 attack against Nazi Germany

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1945

Red army completely surrounds Berlin

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1945

US and Soviet forces meet at Torgau Germany on Elbe River

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1946

"Exposition Flyer" rammed at Napierville Illinois, killing 48

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1946

Christopher Fry's "Phoenix too Frequent," premieres in London

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1946

Albert Knight, cricketer (3 Tests for England on 1903-04 tour), dies

Death
1946

Joseph Vine, cricketer (batted in two Tests Eng v Aust 1911-12), dies

Death
1946

... Zhirinovsky, [Edelstein], Russian ultra nationalist/anti semite

Birth
1946

Digby Fairweather, jazz trumpeter

Birth
1946

Peter Sutherland, CEO (Allied Irish Banks)

Birth
1946

Ronnie Gilbert, rocker (Lifeline, Harp)

Birth
1946

Talia Shire, [Coppola], Lake Success NY, actress (Adrienne-Rocky)

Birth
1946

Vladimir Zhirinovsky, [Edelstein], Russian nationalist/anti-semite

Birth
1947

Lou Thesz beats Whipper Watson in St Louis, to become wrestling champ

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1947

Bill Fontana, composer

Birth
1947

Jeffrey DeMunn, Buffalo NY, actor (Blaze, Frances, Windy City)

Birth
1947

Johan Cruyff, Dutch soccer player/coach (Ajax/Barcelona)

Birth
1947

Trial against WW II mayor of Amsterdam Edward Vo–te begins

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1948

Mike Selvey, cricketer (England pace bowler of late 70's)

Birth
1949

Michael Brown, NYC, keyboardist (Left Bank-Don't Walk Away Renee)

Birth
1949

Michael Brown, rocker (Left Bank-Don't Walk Away Renee)

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1949

Friedrich Durrenmatt's "Romulus der Grosse," premieres in Basel

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