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What Happened on March 25th This Day in History

Year Name
2006 Capitol Hill massacre: A gunman kills six people before taking his own life at a party in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood.
2006 Protesters demanding a new election in Belarus, following the rigged 2006 Belarusian presidential election, clash with riot police. Opposition leader Aleksander Kozulin is among several protesters arrested.
1996 The European Union's Veterinarian Committee bans the export of British beef and its by-products as a result of mad cow disease (Bovine spongiform encephalopathy).
1995 WikiWikiWeb, the world's first wiki, and part of the Portland Pattern Repository, is made public by Ward Cunningham.
1988 The Candle demonstration in Bratislava is the first mass demonstration of the 1980s against the communist regime in Czechoslovakia.
1979 The first fully functional Space Shuttle orbiter, Columbia, is delivered to the John F. Kennedy Space Center to be prepared for its first launch.
1975 Faisal of Saudi Arabia is shot and killed by a mentally ill nephew.
1971 The Army of the Republic of Vietnam abandon an attempt to cut off the Ho Chi Minh trail in Laos.
1969 During their honeymoon, John Lennon and Yoko Ono hold their first Bed-In for Peace at the Amsterdam Hilton Hotel (until March 31).
1965 Civil rights activists led by Martin Luther King Jr. successfully complete their 4-day 50-mile march from Selma to the capitol in Montgomery, Alabama.
1957 United States Customs seizes copies of Allen Ginsberg's poem "Howl" on obscenity grounds.
1957 The European Economic Community is established with West Germany, France, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg as the first members.
1949 More than 92,000 kulaks are suddenly deported from the Baltic states to Siberia.
1948 The first successful tornado forecast predicts that a tornado will strike Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma.
1947 An explosion in a coal mine in Centralia, Illinois kills 111.
1941 The Kingdom of Yugoslavia joins the Axis powers with the signing of the Tripartite Pact.
1931 The Scottsboro Boys are arrested in Alabama and charged with rape.
1924 On the anniversary of Greek Independence, Alexandros Papanastasiou proclaims the Second Hellenic Republic.
1918 The Belarusian People's Republic is established.
1917 The Georgian Orthodox Church restores its autocephaly abolished by Imperial Russia in 1811.
1911 In New York City, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire kills 146 garment workers.
1894 Coxey's Army, the first significant American protest march, departs Massillon, Ohio for Washington, D.C.
1865 American Civil War: In Virginia, Confederate forces temporarily capture Fort Stedman from the Union.
1845 New Zealand Legislative Council pass the first Militia Act constituting the New Zealand Army.
1821 Traditional date of the start of the Greek War of Independence. The war had actually begun on 23 February 1821 (Julian calendar).
1811 Percy Bysshe Shelley is expelled from the University of Oxford for publishing the pamphlet The Necessity of Atheism.
1807 The Slave Trade Act becomes law, abolishing the slave trade in the British Empire.
1807 The Swansea and Mumbles Railway, then known as the Oystermouth Railway, becomes the first passenger-carrying railway in the world.
1802 The Treaty of Amiens is signed as a "Definitive Treaty of Peace" between France and the United Kingdom.
1655 Saturn's largest moon, Titan, is discovered by Christiaan Huygens.
1584 Sir Walter Raleigh is granted a patent to colonize Virginia.
1576 Jerome Savage takes out a sub-lease to start the Newington Butts Theatre outside London.
1555 The city of Valencia is founded in present-day Venezuela.
1409 The Council of Pisa opens.
1306 Robert the Bruce becomes King of Scots (Scotland).
1199 Richard I is wounded by a crossbow bolt while fighting France, leading to his death on April 6.
1000 Fatimid caliph al-Hakim bi-Amr Allah assassinates the eunuch chief minister Barjawan and assumes control of the government.
919 Romanos Lekapenos seizes the Boukoleon Palace in Constantinople and becomes regent of the Byzantine emperor Constantine VII.
717 Theodosius III resigns the throne to the Byzantine Empire to enter the clergy.
708 Pope Constantine succeeds Pope Sisinnius as the 88th pope.
Famous People Born on March 25

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Year Name
1876 Irving Baxter, American jumper and pole vaulter (d. 1957)
1969 Cathy Dennis, English singer-songwriter, record producer and actress
1983 Mickaël Hanany, French high jumper
1974 Lark Voorhies, American actress and singer
1958 John Ensign, American physician and politician
1741 Jean-Antoine Houdon, French sculptor and educator (d. 1828)
1899 François Rozet, French-Canadian actor (d. 1994)
1967 Debi Thomas, American figure skater and physician
1901 Ed Begley, American actor (d. 1970)
1982 Jenny Slate, American comedian, actress and author
Famous People Deaths On March 25

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Date Name
1995 James Samuel Coleman, American sociologist and academic (b. 1926)
1973 Edward Steichen, Luxembourgian-American photographer, painter, and curator (b. 1879)
2008 Abby Mann, American screenwriter and producer (b. 1927)
1980 Walter Susskind, Czech-English conductor and educator (b. 1913)
1932 Harriet Backer, Norwegian painter (b.1845)
2008 Thierry Gilardi, French journalist and sportscaster (b. 1958)
2014 Lorna Arnold, English historian and author (b. 1915)
2008 Ben Carnevale, American basketball player and coach (b. 1915)
1956 Lou Moore, American race car driver (b. 1904)
2009 Dan Seals, American musician (b. 1948)