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 This day in History - June 25
375 Historic Events for June 25
1925

June Lockhart, NYC, actr (Lassie, Lost in Space, Petticoat Junction)

Birth
1926

Pierre "Peyo" Culliford, Brussels Belgium, cartoonist (Smurfs)

Birth
1926

Symon Petljoera, pres Ukraine (pogroms), murdered in Paris

Death
1926

Ingeborg Bachmann, Austria author/poet

Birth
1926

61st British Golf Open: Bobby Jones shoots a 291 at Royal Lytham

Event
1927

WVO soccer team forms in Oosterhout

Event
1928

NY Giant Fred Lindstrom ties record of 9 hits in a doubleheader

Event
1928

William Joseph Russo, composer

Birth
1929

Pres Hoover authorizes building of Boulder Dam (Hoover Dam)

Event
1929

Georges Courteline [Moineaux], French playwright, dies

Death
1930

Hugo Gabriel Gryn, rabbi

Birth
1932

Commencement of India's 1st Test cricket, v England at Lord's

Event
1932

36th US Golf Open: Gene Sarazen shoots a 286 at Fresh Meadows NY

Event
1933

Gary Crosby, Calif, actor (Bill Dana Show, Adam 12, Chase)

Birth
1933

Michelangelo Pistoletto, Italian artist (glass painter)

Birth
1934

Willy Rodriguez, cricketer (occasional leg-spin bat for WI in 60's)

Birth
1934

Hedley Verity takes 15 wickets v Australia (7-61 and 8-43)

Event
1934

NY Yankee Lou Gehrig hits for the cycle beating White Sox 11-2

Event
1934

Yank pitcher John Broaca ties record by striking out 5 times

Event
1935

Wynand Breytenbach, S African under minister of Defense (1986- )

Birth
1935

Kurt Schwertsik, composer

Birth
1935

Laurent Terzieff, Paris, actor (Head Over Heels, Milky Way) [or 7/25]

Birth
1935

Joe Louis defeats Primo Carnera at Yankee Stadium

Event
1935

Eddie Floyd, Montgomery Al, singer/composer (Calif Girl, Falcons)

Birth
1936

Harold Melvin, US singer (Blue Notes-My Hero)

Birth