Historical Events In November - 25
Friday, 07 August 2020
1862 Ethelbert Woodbridge Nevin, composer on this day in history.
1863 Battle of Missionary Ridge, Tennessee on this day in history.
1864 On November - 25 confederate plot to burn NYC, fails
1865 On this day in history heinrich Barth, German historian/geographer (Central Africa), dies
1867 On November - 25 alfred Nobel invents dynamite
1867 On this day in history alfred Nobel patents dynamite
1871 Cornelis J "Cor" van Ast, actor/director (Ghost Hotel) on this day in history.
1874 On this day in history the United States Greenback Party is established as a political party consisting primarily of farmers affected by the Panic of 1873.
1875 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 on this day in history.
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 November - 25.
1878 Georg Kaiser, writer on November - 25.
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 On November - 25 percy Marmont, London England, actor (Capt Apache)
1883 On November - 25 ludwig Erk, composer, dies at 76
1884 On November - 25 john B Meyenberg of St Louis patents evaporated milk
1885 On November - 25 the first Canadian National Park is established at Banff as Rocky Mountains Park
1885 Alfonso XII, king of Spain (1874-85), dies at 27 on this day in history.
1886 On this day in history percy Holmes, cricketer (Engl, 555 partners with Sutcliffe for Yorks)
1887 On November - 25 johann J Bachofen, Swiss historic rights, dies at 71
1894 Greenback (Independent) Party organizes in Indianapolis on November - 25.
1895 Anastas I Mikoyan, Armenia, member of Supreme Soviet on this day in history.
1895 Edmond van der Straeten, Belgian lawyer/musicologist, dies at 68 on November - 25.
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 On this day in history battle at Graspan, Cape colony: general Methuen beats Farmers
1899 On November - 25 vera Reynolds, Richmond VA, silent screen actress (Lawless Woman)
1899 On November - 25 robert Lowry, composer, dies at 73
1900 On this day in history arthur Schwartz, composer (Girl from Paris, Excuse my Dust)
1901 On November - 25 tibor Serly, Losonc Hungary, violinist/composer (American Elegy)
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 On November - 25 eddie Shore, Boston Bruins (#2), hall of famer