Historical Events In July - 25
Monday, 18 February 2019
1865 On this day in history "James Barry", military surgeon, first female Briton to become a qualified medical doctor
1866 US Grant named first general of Army on July - 25.
1866 On this day in history 25th Postmaster General: Alexander W Randall of Wis takes office
1866 On this day in history frederick Frost Blackman, English botanist
1866 On July - 25 aloys Schmitt, German music theory/composer/royal pianist, dies
1867 Max Dauthendy, German painter/author (Ewige Hochzeit) on this day in history.
1868 On July - 25 territory of Wyoming created
1868 US Congress forms Wyoming Territory (Dakota, Utah & Idaho) on this day in history.
1870 On this day in history jan D Domela Nieuwenhuis Nyegaard, Dutch vicar (Young Flanders)
1871 Carrousel patented by Wilhelm Schneider, Davenport, Iowa on July - 25.
1871 On July - 25 carousel patents by Wilhelm Schneider, Davenport, Iowa
1883 On July - 25 alfredo Casella, Turin Italy, composer (La Giara)
1884 On this day in history davidson Black, Canada, doctor of anatomy (identified Peking Man)
1885 Benito Lynch, Irish/Argentine writer (Caranchos de la Florida) on this day in history.
1890 Julian Rivero, SF CA, actor (Son of Oklahoma, Via Pony Express) on July - 25.
1893 On July - 25 dorothy Dickson, actress/dancer (Paying the Piper, Danny Boy)
1894 On July - 25 the birth of Walter Brennan, American actor
1895 Yvonne Printemps, Ermont France, singer/actress (Le Duel) on July - 25.
1896 Richard N Gale, English general/airborne commander (Normandy) on July - 25.
1897 On this day in history writer Jack London sails to join the Klondike Gold Rush where he will write his first successful stories.
1897 Hermann Ambrosius, composer on this day in history.
1898 On July - 25 during the Spanish-American War, U.S. forces launched their invasion of Puerto Rico, a 108-mile long, forty-mile-wide island that was one of Spain's two principle possessions in the Caribbean.
1898 On July - 25 the first US troops land & occupy Puerto Rice, at Guanica Bay
1898 1st US troops land & occupy Puerto Rice, at Guanica Bay on this day in history.
1899 Arthur Lubin, film director on July - 25.
1900 On July - 25 gilbert Jessop hits his 2nd 100 before lunch in same cricket match
1900 On July - 25 enrique Amorim, Uruguayan author (La victoria no viene sola)
1901 On this day in history walter Breedveld/Reinier de Muntel, writer (Een ship vergaat)
1902 On July - 25 james J Jeffries KOs Bob Fitzsimmons in 8 for heavyweight boxing title
1902 On this day in history eric Hoffer, longshoreman/author (True Believer)
1903 On this day in history castle on top of Telegraph Hill closes
1903 Andre Fleury, composer on this day in history.
1905 On this day in history elias Canetti, Bulgarian/British novelist (Life-Terms, Nobel 1981)
1907 Korea becomes a protectorate of Japan on July - 25.