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 This day in History - September 25
424 Historic Events for September 25
1921

Remy C, de Kerckhove, Flemish poet

Birth
1922

Giants beat St Louis, to clinch John McGraw's 8th pennant

Event
1922

John Farr, British MP

Birth
1924

Norman Ayrton, opera director (Royal Shakespearean Acad - UK)

Birth
1924

Malcolm Campbell sets world auto speed record at 146.16 MPH

Event
1925

William Edgar Mitchell, physicist

Birth
1925

Silvana Pampanini, Rome Italy, actress (Day in Court, Island Sinner)

Birth
1926

Canadian govt of MacKenzie King forms

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1926

Henry Ford announces 8 hour, 5-day work week

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1926

NHL grants franchises to Chicago Black Hawks and Detroit Red Wings

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1926

Walter Hagen wins PGA golf tournament

Event
1926

9th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Salisbury GC Westbury NY

Event
1926

Yankees take a doubleheader from Browns to clinch AL pennant

Event
1926

John Ericson, Dusseldorf Germany, actor (Sam Bolt-Honey West)

Birth
1926

Sergei Filatov, USSR, equestrian dressage (Olympic-gold-1960)

Birth
1926

International slavery convention signed by 20 states

Event
1926

Aldo Ray, Pen Argyl PA, actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret)

Birth
1927

Colin Rex Davis, Weybridge England, conductor (NY Met 1967-71)

Birth
1927

Carl Braun, basketball player (NY Knicks)

Birth
1928

Karl Schneider, cricketer (South Aust bat), dies of leukaemia at 23

Death
1928

Hendrika G "Tine" de Vries, actress (Seaman's Wife)

Birth
1929

Queen-mother Emma opens Antonie van Leeuwenhoek House in Amsterdam

Event
1929

Miller Huggins, manager (NY Yankees), dies from blood poisoning at 49

Death
1929

John Rutherford, cricketer (one Test for Australia 1956)

Birth
1929

Ronnie Barker, British comedian (2 Ronnies)

Birth