Historical Events In March - 25
Friday, 07 August 2020
1918 Howard Cosell, Winston-Salem NC, sportscaster (Monday Night Football) on March - 25.
1918 On this day in history claude A Debussy, French composer (Iberia/La mer), dies in Paris at 55
1919 On March - 25 jeanne Cagney, actress (Lion is in the Streets, Quicksand)
1920 On March - 25 greek Independence Day
1920 Patrick Troughton, actor (Doctor Who) on this day in history.
1921 Nancy Kelly, Lowell Mass, actress (Double Exposure, Jesse James) on this day in history.
1923 British government grants Trans-Jordan autonomy on this day in history.
1923 On March - 25 british govt grants Trans-Jordan autonomy
1924 Greek parliament selects Admiral Paul Koundouriótis as premier on this day in history.
1924 Greek parliament selects admiral Paul Koundouriotis as premier on March - 25.
1924 John Reedman, cricketer (Test for Aust 1894, 17 & 4, 1 for 24), dies on March - 25.
1925 Greece becomes a republic when King George is deposed on this day in history.
1931 Scottsboro Boys (accused of raping a white woman) arrested in Alabama on this day in history.
1931 Hal Kemp & his Orch record Whistles, with Skinnay Ennis on this day in history.
1934 On this day in history 1st Golf Masters Championship: Horton Smith wins, shooting a 284
1935 1st Belgium government of Van Zealand resigns on March - 25.
1936 200" mirror blank leaves for California to be ground on March - 25.
1937 It's revealed Quaker Oats pays Babe Ruth $25,000 per year for ads on this day in history.
1937 Italy & Yugoslavia sign no-attack treaty (Pact of Belgrade) on March - 25.
1937 Lionel Conacher misses on first Stanley Cup penalty shot on this day in history.
1937 On March - 25 washington Daily News is first US newspaper with perfumed advertising page
1937 On this day in history john Drinkwater, English poet/playwright (Bird in Hand), dies at 54
1938 On this day in history 1st US bred horse (Battleship) to win Grand National Steeplechase
1939 Billboard Magazine introduces hillbilly (country) music chart on this day in history.
1940 On this day in history ion Nonna Otescu, composer, dies at 51
1941 Carolina Paprika Mills in Dillon SC, incorporated on March - 25.
1942 700 Jews of Polish Lvov-district reach Belzec Concentration camp on March - 25.
1942 On March - 25 r&B vocalist Aretha Franklin born this day.
1943 On this day in history jimmy Durante & Garry Moore premiere on radio
1943 97% of all Dutch physicians strike againt Nazi registration on this day in history.
1944 Germany troop executes 335 residents of Rome on this day in history.
1944 RAF Sergeant Nickolas Alkemade survives a jump from his Lancaster bomber from 18,000 feet without a parachute on this day in history.
1945 US 4th Armored division arrives at Hanau & Aschaffenburg on this day in history.
1945 US first army breaks out bridgehead near Remagen on this day in history.