World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 This day in History - June 25
375 Historic Events for June 25
1911

William H Stein, US biochemist (Nobel 1972)

Birth
1911

Reed Hadley, Petrolia Tx, actor (Racket Squad, Shock, Grand Canyon)

Birth
1912

Louis Antoine, Belgian miner/sect leader, dies at about 65

Death
1912

Virginia Lacy Jones, US librarian/presidential advisor

Birth
1913

Aim‚ C‚saire, Martinique, writer (Ecrivian Martiniquais)

Birth
1913

Dutch Parliamentary election (confess party looses majority)

Event
1915

Peter Lind Hayes, SF Calif, comedian/singer (Peter Lind Hayes Show)

Birth
1916

Tsar Nicolaas II fires minister of Foreign affairs Sasonov

Event
1916

Theodore P Toynbee, British journalist/writer (Savage Days, Barricade)

Birth
1918

Baku-Turkish communist party forms

Event
1919

1st advanced monoplane airliner flight (Junkers F13)

Event
1919

Revolt of Spartacus in Hamburg

Event
1920

League of Nations places Intl head of Justice in Hague

Event
1921

Charlie McCartney scores 300 in 205 mins Aust v Notts

Event
1921

56th British Golf Open: Jock Hutchison shoots a 296 at St Andrews

Event
1921

Peter Charles Arthur Wishart, composer

Birth
1923

Samuel Lewis Francis, painter

Birth
1923

Tony Parker, oral historian

Birth
1923

Jack Hill, cricketer (Australian leg-spinner of mid 50's)

Birth
1923

Dorothy Gilman, mystery writer

Birth
1924

Sidney Lumet, Phila, director (Group, Pawnbroker, Fail Safe)

Birth
1925

Military putsch under Gen Theodorus P ngulos in Greece

Event
1925

Ziggy Talent, Manchester NH, singer (Vaughn Monroe Show)

Birth
1925

Robert Venturi, Phila, architect (Levittown NY, Las Vegas)

Birth
1925

Clifton Chenier, Opelousas La, blues singer (Bayou Blues)

Birth