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Notable Historical Events for February 25th

1977New Orleans' Pete Maravich sets NBA record for a guard with 68 pts

138The Emperor Hadrian adopts Antoninus Pius, effectively making him his successor.

1870Hiram R. Revels, is sworn in as 1st black member of Congress (Sen-R-MS)

1972Paul McCartney releases "Give Ireland back to the Irish" single

1570Pius V excommunicates Elizabeth I, absolves her subjects from allegiance

1836Samuel Colt patents 1st revolving barrel multishot firearm

1956Khrushchev denounces Stalin at 20th Soviet Party Conference

1964Muhammad Ali (Cassius Clay) TKOs Sonny Liston in 7 for his first world heavyweight championship title

1950"Your Show of Shows" with Sid Caesar & Imogene Coca premieres on NBC Writers include Mel Brooks, Neil Simon & Woody Allen

1957Buddy Holly & Crickets record "That'll Be the Day"

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Notable Birthdays on February 25th

1917Anthony Burgess, essayist/novelist (Clockwork Orange)

1943Sally Jessy Raphael, Easton, Pennsylvania, American TV talk show host (Sally)

1943George Harrison, rocker (Beatle/Travelling Willberries-My Sweet Lord)

1963Paul O'Neill, Columbus Ohio, MLB right fielder (Cincinnati Reds, NY Yankees)

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Notable Deaths on February 25th

2001Sir Donald Bradman, Australian cricketer, dies at 92

1983Tennessee Williams, US playwright and writer (Streetcar Named Desire), dies at 71

1723Christopher Wren, England, astronomer/architect, dies at 90

1994Jersey Joe Walcott, boxer, dies at 80

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