Historical Events for 25th February 2019

1643 – Dutch US colonists kill Algonquin-indians
1751 – 1st performing monkey exhibited in America, NYC (admission 1 cent)
1830 – Victor Hugo’s “Hernani” premieres in Paris
1921 – The Living Buddha, Hutuktu, is crowned King of Mongolia as the country declares independence from China
1969 – Beatles begin recording Abbey Road album
1969 – Mariner 6 launched for fly-by of Mars
1986 – 28th Grammy Awards: We Are the World, Sade, Phil Collins wins
1995 – Bomb attack on train in Assam India (27 soldiers killed)
2018 – XXIII Winter Olympic Games close in Pyeongchang, Korea; Norway wins a record 39 medals, 14 gold
2018 – 68th Berlin International Film Festival: Romanian film “Touch Me Not” wins the Golden Bear

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