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 This day in History - September 25
424 Historic Events for September 25
1849

Johann Baptist Strauss, elder, composer (Radetzky-Marsch), dies at 45

Death
1852

Hans Vaihinger, German philosopher (Nietzsche Philosophy)

Birth
1852

Cornelis J Snijders, supreme commander of Dutch Navy (1910-18)

Birth
1852

Gestur P lsson, Iceland writer (Verdandi, Ritsafn)

Birth
1857

Relief of Lucknow by Havelock and Outram begins

Event
1858

Emmeline Pankhurst-Goulden, English feminist

Birth
1860

Carl Friedrich Zollner, composer, dies at 60

Death
1861

Secretary of US Navy authorizes enlistment of slaves

Event
1862

Skirmish at Davis' Bridge, Tennessee

Event
1862

L‚on Bo‰llmann, French organist/composer (Variations Symphoniques)

Birth
1866

Thomas Hunt Morgan, US, biologist (Nobel-1933)

Birth
1866

(Leonard W) Jerome Park opens in Bronx for horse racing

Event
1867

Congress creates 1st all-black university, Howard U in Wash DC

Event
1871

Arvir A Afzelius, Swedish story teller, dies

Death
1872

Charles Blake Cochran, impresario

Birth
1876

A Glabbrenner, writer, dies at 66

Death
1877

Plutarco El¡as Calles, Mexican revolutionary, president (1924-28)

Birth
1879

Luis da Costa, composer

Birth
1882

1st baseball doubleheader (Providence and Worcester)

Event
1884

Cornelis "Kees" Boeke, Dutch educationalist

Birth
1886

John Howard Lawson, scriptwriter/playwright

Birth
1886

Jesus Guridi, composer

Birth
1886

Comedy opera "Dorothy," 1st produced in London

Event
1887

May Sutton Bundy, US, 1st US woman to win Wimbledon (US 1904)

Birth
1888

Start of Sherlock Holmes "Hound of Baskervilles" (BG)

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