Historical Events For September - 25
Monday, 24 July 2017
1839 On this day in history karl A von Zittel, German geologist/paleontologist (Libya)
1840 Jacques-Etienne-Joseph-Alexandre Macdonald, Duc de Tarente, soldier on this day in history.
1844 Canada defeat USA by 23 runs in the 1st cricket international on this day in history.
1846 US troops under Gen Taylor occupies Monterey Mexico on this day in history.
1849 Johann Baptist Strauss, elder, composer (Radetzky-Marsch), dies at 45 on September - 25.
1852 Cornelis J Snijders, supreme commander of Dutch Navy (1910-18) on this day in history.
1857 On September - 25 relief of Lucknow by Havelock & Outram begins
1858 On this day in history emmeline Pankhurst-Goulden, English feminist
1860 On this day in history carl Friedrich Zollner, composer, dies at 60
1861 On September - 25 secretary of US Navy authorizes enlistment of slaves
1862 Skirmish at Davis' Bridge, Tennessee on this day in history.
1862 Leon Boellmann, French organist/composer (Variations Symphoniques) on this day in history.
1866 (Leonard W) Jerome Park opens in Bronx for horse racing on September - 25.
1866 On this day in history thomas Hunt Morgan, US, biologist (Nobel-1933)
1867 On September - 25 congress creates 1st all-black university, Howard U in Wash DC
1868 On September - 25 the Imperial Russian steam frigate Alexander Neuski shipwrecks off Jutland while carrying Grand Duke Alexei of Russia.
1871 On this day in history arvir A Afzelius, Swedish story teller, dies
1872 On September - 25 charles Blake Cochran, impresario
1876 A Glabbrenner, writer, dies at 66 on September - 25.
1877 On this day in history plutarco Elias Calles, Mexican revolutionary, president (1924-28)
1879 Luis da Costa, composer on September - 25.
1882 1st baseball doubleheader (Providence & Worcester) on this day in history.
1884 On September - 25 cornelis "Kees" Boeke, Dutch educationalist
1886 On September - 25 comedy opera "Dorothy," 1st produced in London
1886 Jesus Guridi, composer on September - 25.
1887 May Sutton Bundy, US, 1st US woman to win Wimbledon (US 1904) on September - 25.
1888 Start of Sherlock Holmes "The Hound of the Baskervilles" (BG) on this day in history.
1888 Royal Court Theatre, London, opens on this day in history.
1889 On September - 25 george Douglas Howard Cole, socialist/novelist
1890 On September - 25 congress establishes Yosemite National Park (Calif)
1890 On September - 25 start of the Sherlock Holmes adventure "Silver Blaze" (BG)
1896 Elsa Triolet, writer on September - 25.
1897 On September - 25 1st British bus service opens
1897 On this day in history teddy Hart, NYC, actor (3 Men on a Horse)