Historical Events In October - 25
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
1951 On this day in history the Conservative Party, led by Winston Churchill, wins the General Election
1952 On October - 25 1st Dutch edition of youth magazine "Donald Duck"
1952 On this day in history sergei Bortkiewicz, composer, dies at 75
1953 On October - 25 cleveland Browns' QB Otto Graham sets club record with 4 fumbles
1956 Risto Ryti, Finnish minister/premier/president, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1957 On this day in history henry C van de Velde, Flemish painter/architect, dies at 94
1959 On this day in history bob Murphy, TV host (RFD America), dies at 42
1960 The first electronic wrist watch placed on sale, NYC on October - 25.
1960 Jose Padilla, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1961 On October - 25 peter Jensen, co-inventer (loud speaker), dies at 75
1962 110th member of the UN admitted (Uganda) on October - 25.
1962 On October - 25 american author John Steinbeck awarded Nobel Prize in literature
1962 Photographic evidence of Soviet missile bases in Cuba is presented to the U.N. Security council by U.S. Ambassador Adlai Stevenson on this day in history.
1962 Stevenson demands USSR amb Zorin answer regarding Cuban missile bases saying "I am prepared to wait for my answer until hell freezes over" on October - 25.
1963 Beatles begin their 1st full foreign tour in Sweden on this day in history.
1963 Abu-Bakr Khairat, composer, dies at 53 on October - 25.
1964 Eric Cooke, the "Moonstruck Murderer," is hanged in Perth for multiple killings on October - 25.
1964 On October - 25 viking Jim Marshall runs 66 yards in the wrong direction for a safety
1964 On this day in history belle Montrose, actress (Mrs Harrison-Hathaways), dies at 78
1965 Rolling Stones release "Get Off of My Cloud" on October - 25.
1966 Operation Sea Dragon logistics interdiction began on this day in history.
1968 On October - 25 chicago recognizes Jean Baptiste Pointe de Sable as its 1st settler
1968 Yoko Ono announces she is having John Lennon's baby on October - 25.
1968 On October - 25 jean Schlumberger, French writer (Passions), dies
1969 On this day in history rudolf Forster, actor (Threepenny Opera, Tonio Kroeger), dies at 84
1971 On October - 25 roy Disney dedicates Walt Disney World
1971 On this day in history the United Nations votes to expel Taiwan and admit mainland China.
1971 On this day in history uN General Assembly admits Mainland China & expels Taiwan
1971 Albertus W "Albert" van Dalsum, actor/director (King Lear), dies at 82 on this day in history.
1972 Norman Norell [Levinson], US fashion designer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1973 Chris Wills wins 1st National hang-gliding championship on this day in history.
1973 On October - 25 abebe Bikila, Ethiopian marathoner (Oly-gold 1960, 64), dies at 46
1974 On October - 25 wings release "Junior's Farm"
1975 USSR's Venera 10 makes day-side Venus landing on this day in history.