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 This day in History - July 25
374 Historic Events for July 25
1778

Heinrich Gebhard, composer

Birth
1780

Christian Theodor Weinlig, composer

Birth
1786

Giacomo Cordella, composer

Birth
1792

Dutch patriots exiles finds "Bataafs Legion"

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1794

Andr‚-Marie Ch‚nier, French poet (Avis aux Fran‡ais sur leurs), dies

Death
1795

James Barry, female disguised as a man, surgeon general (British army)

Birth
1799

French-Egyptian forces under Napolean I beat Turks at Battle of Abukir

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1800

Heinrich R G”ppert, German paleo-botanist

Birth
1804

William Forsyth, English gardening expert (Forsythia), dies

Death
1804

Carlo Boncompagni di Mombello, Italian minister of Education

Birth
1814

Charles Dibdin, composer, dies at 69

Death
1814

George Stephenson introduced the 1st steam locomotive

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1814

Battle of Niagara Falls (Lundy's Lane); Americans defeat British

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1816

Christian B Freiherr von Tauchnitz, German publisher (T Edition)

Birth
1822

Schuyler Hamilton, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1903

Birth
1822

Gen Agust¡n de Iturbide crowned Agust¡n I, 1st emperor of M‚xico

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1824

Richard James Oglesby, Union (Union volunteers), died in 1899

Birth
1826

Pavel I Pestel, Russian officer, hanged at 33 [OS Jul 13]

Death
1832

1st railroad accident in US, Granite Railway, Quincy, Mass-1 dies

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1832

Simon Hassler, composer

Birth
1834

S T Coleridge, writer, dies at 61

Death
1834

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, British poet, dies at 61

Death
1835

Ibrahim Pasha's army attacks Jewish settlers of Hebron Palestine

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1840

Flora Adams Darling, founded Daughters of American Revolution

Birth
1848

1st battle at Custozza: Austrians under Radetzky beat Italian

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