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 This day in History - June 25
375 Historic Events for June 25
1667

Dr Jean-Baptiste Denys, French doctor, performs 1st blood transfusion

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1672

1st recorded monthly Quaker meeting in US held, Sandwich, Mass

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1675

Battle at Rathenow: Brandenburgers beat Sweden

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1709

Francesco Araja, composer

Birth
1710

Antonius Matthaeus, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 74

Death
1716

Eugenius of Savoye named land guardian of Austrian Netherlands

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1735

Benvenuto Robbio San Rafaele, composer

Birth
1749

General fast because of drought in MA

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1767

Georg Philipp Telemann, German late-barok composer, dies at 86

Death
1785

Pierre Talon, composer, dies at 63

Death
1785

Pieter Kintsius, VOC-supercarga/chief on Macau, dies at 53

Death
1788

Virginia becomes 10th state to ratify US constitution

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1794

French troops occupy Charleroi

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1796

Ferdinando Giorgetti, composer

Birth
1798

US passes Alien Act allowing president to deport dangerous aliens

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1813

William Hugh Keim, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1862

Birth
1822

Ernst T Amadeus Hoffmann, German writer/judge/composer, dies at 46

Death
1823

James Dunwody Bulloch, Capt (Confederate Navy), died in 1901

Birth
1834

Pope Gregory XVI's encyclical "Singulari nos" published

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1835

1st building constructed at Yerba Buena (now SF)

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1840

Leopold count of Limburg Stirum, Dutch general/politician, dies at 82

Death
1852

Antonio GaudĀ”, Spanish architect (Sagrada Familia, Barcelona)

Birth
1858

Georges Courteline, [Moineaux], French playwright

Birth
1860

Gustave Charpentier, French composer (opera Louise)

Birth
1861

Western Virginia campaign

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