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 This day in History - June 25
375 Historic Events for June 25
1951

1st color TV broadcast-CBS' Arthur Godfrey from NYC to 4 cities

Event
1951

Lee Wilkof, Canton Ohio, actor (WEB, Delta House, Elliot-Newhart)

Birth
1951

Michael Francis, rocker

Birth
1952

Tim Finn, rocker (Split Enz, Crowded House, Puberty Blues)

Birth
1952

Brian MacLeod, rock guitarist/keyboardist/vocalist (Chilliwack)

Birth
1952

Dutch social democratic party wins 2nd-Parliamentary election

Event
1952

34th PGA Championship: Jim Turnesa at Big Spring CC Louisville

Event
1952

"Wish You Were Here" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 597 perfs

Event
1953

86øF in Anchorage Alaska

Event
1953

Ian Davis, cricketer (Australian batsman 1973-77)

Birth
1953

Algy Gehrs, cricketer (6 Tests for Australia 1904-11), dies

Death
1953

1st passenger to fly commercially around the world < 100 hours

Event
1954

John Kimmel, horse trainer

Birth
1954

Lina Romay, Barcelona Spain, actress (Conan the Barbarian)

Birth
1954

David Paich, rock keyboardist (Toto-Africa)

Birth
1954

Eduard M Meijers, Dutch lawyer (Civil Code), dies at 74

Death
1955

"Imogene Coca Show," last airs on NBC-TV

Event
1955

"Can Can" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 892 performances

Event
1955

Michael Sabatino, Calif, actor (Days of Our Life, Bold and Beautiful)

Birth
1956

51 die in collision of "Andrea Doria" and "Stockholm" (Cape Cod)

Event
1956

WKNO TV channel 10 in Memphis, TN (PBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1956

Reinhold M GliŠre, Ukrainian conductor/composer (Gjulsura), dies at 81

Death
1956

Ernest J King, US fleet admiral/Chief of Naval Operations, dies at 77

Death
1956

Alfred C Kinsey, US zoologist/sexologist, dies at 62

Death
1957

"Jonathan Winters Show," last airs on NBC-TV

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