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 This day in History - May 25
399 Historic Events for May 25
1963

"Hot Spot" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 43 performances

Event
1963

Mike Myers, Canada, comedian (SNL, Wayne's World) [or Jun 25]

Birth
1963

Organization for African Unity formed by Chad, Mauritania and Zambia

Event
1963

Great Britain ends its amateur-professional classes in cricket

Event
1964

Ground is broken for a new stadium in St Louis

Event
1964

Frank Gilroy's "Subject is Roses," premieres in NYC

Event
1964

16th Emmy Awards: Dick Van Dyke Show, Dick Van Dyke and Mary Tyler Moore

Event
1964

David Shaw, St Thomas, NHL defenseman (Tampa Bay Lightning)

Birth
1964

Vasily Andreyevich Zolotaryov, composer, dies at 92

Death
1964

Supreme Court rules closing schools to avoid desegregation unconstitut

Event
1965

Remco Prins, Dutch rock guitarist/vocalist (Burma Shave-Stash)

Birth
1965

Sonny Boy Williamson, [Aleck Miller], blues player, dies at 65

Death
1965

Roef-Ragas, Dutch actor (Missing Link, Red Rain, Juju, Mykosch)

Birth
1965

Stefka Kostadinova, Bulgaria high jumper (world record 1987)

Birth
1965

Dave Davies of Kinks stumbles and is knocked unconscious on stage

Event
1965

India and Pakistan border fights

Event
1965

Mark Knight, Calif, rock guitarist (Bang Tango-Dancin' on Coals)

Birth
1965

Roel van Duyn, Martijn Ananar and Rob Faado align in Provo

Event
1965

Muhammad Ali KOs Sonny Liston in 1 for heavyweight boxing title

Event
1966

Dave Hollins, Buffalo NY, infielder (Minn Twins)

Birth
1966

Peru and Argentina soccer fans fight in Lima; 248 die

Event
1966

Bill Haselman, Long Branch NJ, catcher (Boston Red Sox)

Birth
1966

Melissa McNamara, Tulsa OK, LPGA golfer (1991 Stratton Mt Classic)

Birth
1967

Ruthie Bolton, McClain Miss, basketball guard (Olympics-gold-96)

Birth
1967

Luc Nilis, Belgian soccer player (RSC Anderlecht/PSV)

Birth