Historical Events In November - 25
Thursday, 28 September 2023
1862 Ethelbert Woodbridge Nevin, composer on this day in history.
1863 Battle of Missionary Ridge, Tennessee on November - 25.
1864 Confederate plot to burn NYC, fails on November - 25.
1865 On November - 25 heinrich Barth, German historian/geographer (Central Africa), dies
1867 On this day in history alfred Nobel invents dynamite
1867 On this day in history alfred Nobel patents dynamite
1871 On this day in history cornelis J "Cor" van Ast, actor/director (Ghost Hotel)
1874 On November - 25 the United States Greenback Party is established as a political party consisting primarily of farmers affected by the Panic of 1873.
1875 On November - 25 financial difficulties force the ruler of Egypt to seel his shares in the Suez Canal to England and France giving them effective control of the waterway
1876 On November - 25 indian Wars: In retaliation for the American defeat at the Battle of the Little Bighorn, United States Army troops sack Chief Dull Knife's sleeping Cheyenne village at the headwaters of the Powder River.
1877 Harley Granville-Barker, London, dramatist/producer/critic on this day in history.
1878 Georg Kaiser, writer on this day in history.
1880 Leonard S Woolf, English author/husband of Virginia Woolf on this day in history.
1881 John XXIII, [Angelo Roncalli], Bergamo Italy, 261st pope (1958-63) on this day in history.
1883 Percy Marmont, London England, actor (Capt Apache) on November - 25.
1883 On November - 25 ludwig Erk, composer, dies at 76
1884 John B Meyenberg of St Louis patents evaporated milk on this day in history.
1885 The first Canadian National Park is established at Banff as Rocky Mountains Park on this day in history.
1885 Alfonso XII, king of Spain (1874-85), dies at 27 on November - 25.
1886 On November - 25 percy Holmes, cricketer (Engl, 555 partners with Sutcliffe for Yorks)
1887 Johann J Bachofen, Swiss historic rights, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1894 Greenback (Independent) Party organizes in Indianapolis on this day in history.
1895 On November - 25 anastas I Mikoyan, Armenia, member of Supreme Soviet
1895 On this day in history edmond van der Straeten, Belgian lawyer/musicologist, dies at 68
1896 On November - 25 virgil Thomson, KC Mo, composer/music critic (4 Saints in 3 Acts)
1897 On November - 25 spain grants Puerto Rico autonomy
1899 Battle at Graspan, Cape colony: general Methuen beats Farmers on this day in history.
1899 Vera Reynolds, Richmond VA, silent screen actress (Lawless Woman) on this day in history.
1899 Robert Lowry, composer, dies at 73 on November - 25.
1900 On this day in history arthur Schwartz, composer (Girl from Paris, Excuse my Dust)
1901 Tibor Serly, Losonc Hungary, violinist/composer (American Elegy) on this day in history.
1901 Josef Gabriel Rheinberger, German composer/music theorist, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1902 On this day in history franz Lehars opera "Wiener Fraueen," premieres in Vienna
1902 Eddie Shore, Boston Bruins (#2), hall of famer on November - 25.