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 This day in History - August 25
383 Historic Events for August 25
1928

Karl Korte, composer

Birth
1929

Graf Zeppelin passes over SF for LA after trans-Pacific voyage

Event
1929

Frederick Burton, cricketer (Australian wicketkeeper 1886-87), dies

Death
1930

Graham Javis, Toronto Ontario, actor (Charlie-Mary Hartman)

Birth
1930

Siegfried Wagner, composer, dies at 61

Death
1930

Sean Connery, Edinburgh Scotland, actor (James Bond)

Birth
1930

Ariana CE Amsberg, Dutch publicist/actress (Aside, Sekstant)

Birth
1930

Page Johnson, WV, actress (Passages from Finnegan's Wake)

Birth
1931

Regis Philbin, host (Joey Bishop Show, Live with Regis and Kathie Lee)

Birth
1932

Anatoli Yakovlevich Kartashov, Russia, cosmonaut

Birth
1932

Amelia Earhart completes transcontinental flight

Event
1933

Regis Philbin, TV talk show host (Joey Bishop, Regis and Kathie Lee)

Birth
1933

Tom Skerritt, Detroit Mich, actor (Ryan's Four, Alien, Big Bad Mama)

Birth
1933

Wayne Shorter, rocker (Weather Report)

Birth
1934

John Stears, Middlesex England, special effects expert (Dr No)

Birth
1934

Valery F Bykovsky, USSR, cosmonaut (Vostok V, Soyuz 22, 31/39)

Birth
1935

Lones Wigger, Great Falls Mont, shooter (Oly-gold/silver-1964, 72)

Birth
1935

David Canary, Elwood Ind, actor (Peyton Place, Candy-Bonanza)

Birth
1936

3 Braves hit twice in an inning getting 2 hits each

Event
1936

Grogorij J Zinovjev, Russian revolutionary, dies

Death
1937

Japanese fleet blockades Chinese coast

Event
1938

Aleksander Kuprin, Russian author (Jama), dies at 67

Death
1938

Frederick Forsyth, author (Day of the Jackal, Deceiver, Odessa File)

Birth
1939

John Badham, Luton England, director (Dracula, Short Circuit)

Birth
1939

Liselot[te JM] Beekmeyer, actress (Issue Blum)

Birth