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 This day in History - September 25
424 Historic Events for September 25
1888

Royal Court Theatre, London, opens

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1889

George Douglas Howard Cole, socialist/novelist

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1890

Congress establishes Yosemite National Park (Calif)

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1890

Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Silver Blaze" (BG)

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1896

Roberto Gerhard, composer

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1896

Elsa Triolet, writer

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1896

Sandro Pertini, president Italy

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1897

William Faulkner, Mississippi, author (Sound and Fury-Nobel 1949)

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1897

Otto AP Frst von Bismarck-Sch”nhausen, German diplomat/politician

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1897

Teddy Hart, NYC, actor (3 Men on a Horse)

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1897

1st British bus service opens

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1902

Ernst von Salomon, German writer (Kette Der Tausend Kraniche)

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1902

Jeno Takacs, composer

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1903

Mark Rothko, [Marcus Rothkovich], US, painter (Green on Blue)

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1903

John Everett Allen, US businessman

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1904

Charles Follis is 1st black to play pro football

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1905

Red Smith, Green Bay Wisc, sportscaster/columnist (Fight Talk)

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1905

Nahman Avigad, Israeli archaeologist (Discovering Jerusalem)

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1906

John Galsworthy's "Silver Box," premieres in London

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1906

Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, St Petersburg Russia, composer [NS]

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1906

Jaroslav Jezek, composer

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1906

Madeleine Bourdouxhe, writer

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1906

Phyllis Pearsall, painter/writer

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1907

Jan Felderhof, composer

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1907

Robert Bresson, France, director (Pickpocket, Mouchette)

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