Historical Events For September - 25
Sunday, 26 February 2017
1839 On September - 25 karl A von Zittel, German geologist/paleontologist (Libya)
1840 On September - 25 jacques-Etienne-Joseph-Alexandre Macdonald, Duc de Tarente, soldier
1844 Canada defeat USA by 23 runs in the 1st cricket international on this day in history.
1846 On September - 25 uS troops under Gen Taylor occupies Monterey Mexico
1849 Johann Baptist Strauss, elder, composer (Radetzky-Marsch), dies at 45 on this day in history.
1852 Cornelis J Snijders, supreme commander of Dutch Navy (1910-18) on September - 25.
1857 On September - 25 relief of Lucknow by Havelock & Outram begins
1858 On September - 25 emmeline Pankhurst-Goulden, English feminist
1860 Carl Friedrich Zollner, composer, dies at 60 on September - 25.
1861 On September - 25 secretary of US Navy authorizes enlistment of slaves
1862 Skirmish at Davis' Bridge, Tennessee on this day in history.
1862 On this day in history leon Boellmann, French organist/composer (Variations Symphoniques)
1866 On September - 25 (Leonard W) Jerome Park opens in Bronx for horse racing
1866 On September - 25 thomas Hunt Morgan, US, biologist (Nobel-1933)
1867 Congress creates 1st all-black university, Howard U in Wash DC on this day in history.
1868 The Imperial Russian steam frigate Alexander Neuski shipwrecks off Jutland while carrying Grand Duke Alexei of Russia on September - 25.
1871 Arvir A Afzelius, Swedish story teller, dies on September - 25.
1872 Charles Blake Cochran, impresario on this day in history.
1876 A Glabbrenner, writer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1877 Plutarco Elias Calles, Mexican revolutionary, president (1924-28) on September - 25.
1879 Luis da Costa, composer on September - 25.
1882 On this day in history 1st baseball doubleheader (Providence & Worcester)
1884 Cornelis "Kees" Boeke, Dutch educationalist on this day in history.
1886 On this day in history comedy opera "Dorothy," 1st produced in London
1886 Jesus Guridi, composer on September - 25.
1887 On September - 25 may Sutton Bundy, US, 1st US woman to win Wimbledon (US 1904)
1888 On September - 25 start of Sherlock Holmes "The Hound of the Baskervilles" (BG)
1888 Royal Court Theatre, London, opens on this day in history.
1889 On this day in history george Douglas Howard Cole, socialist/novelist
1890 On September - 25 congress establishes Yosemite National Park (Calif)
1890 Start of the Sherlock Holmes adventure "Silver Blaze" (BG) on this day in history.
1896 Elsa Triolet, writer on September - 25.
1897 On September - 25 1st British bus service opens
1897 On September - 25 teddy Hart, NYC, actor (3 Men on a Horse)