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This Day in History: July 25

July 25: What Happened on This Day in History (Elementary Level)?

(Page last edited 10/12/2017)

  1. In 1814, George Stephenson introduced the first steam locomotive.
  2. In 1871, the carousel was patented by Wilhelm Schneider, Davenport, Iowa.
  3. In 1978, Louise Joy Brown, the First "Test Tube" baby is born in Oldham General Hospital, UK.
  4. In 1984, Svetlanan Savitskaya, a Soviet cosmonaut, became the first woman to walk in space.
  5. In 2009, California became the first state to ban trans fat from food.
  6. Famous Birthdays: Arthur Balfour (British Statesman),Maxfield Parrish (American painter), Verdine White (musician), Matt LeBlanc (actor)

For famous birthdays and other daily events in history, visit our Daily Dose Activities.

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