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 This day in History - May 25
399 Historic Events for May 25
1938

Ludmil Buldakova, USSR, volleyball player (Olympic-gold-1972)

Birth
1938

Raymond Carver, poet/short story writer (Furious Season)

Birth
1939

Carl Storck becomes 2nd NFL president

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1939

Dixie Carter, TN, actress (Designing Women, Edge of Night)

Birth
1939

Ian McKellen, England, actor (Keep, Plenty, Scarlet Pimpernel)

Birth
1940

Golden Gate Intl Expo reopens

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1940

German troops conquer Boulogne

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1941

Ted Williams raises his batting avg over .400 for 1st time in 1941

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1941

5,000 drown in a storm at Ganges Delta region in India

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1942

Bill Young, rocker

Birth
1942

Brian "Blinky" Davison, rocker

Birth
1943

Trident conference in Wash DC (operation plan '43 against Japan)

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1943

Riot at Mobile Ala shipyard over upgrading 12 black workers

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1943

Wynand C Malan, South African lawyer/NP/DP-politician

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1943

Sally Jesse Raphael, TV talk show host (Sally) [or Feb 25]

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1943

Poli Palmer, rocker (Family)

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1943

John "Poli" Palmer, rocker (Family K)

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1943

Leslie Uggams, NYC, singer/actress (Leslie Uggams Show, Roots)

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1944

Frank Oz, Heresford England, puppeteer (Sesame St, Muppet Show)

Birth
1944

Partisan leader Tito escapes Germans surrounding Bosnia

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1944

Robert Michael Payton, pizza magnate

Birth
1945

Dave Lee Travis, DJ

Birth
1945

Arthur C Clark proposes relay satellites in geosynchronous orbit

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1946

Tommy Cecil, ferryman

Birth
1946

Irnema Szewinski Kirszenstein, Poland, 200m runner (1968 Olym Gold)

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