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On This Day

August 25

Whiskey Sour Day

Kiss and Make Up Day

1825 Uruguay becomes independent country separating from Brazil

1835 The Great Moon Hoax.

1960 Rome the opening ceremonies of The 17th Summer Olympic Games

1972 Blacula opens movie theatres

1973 The single Ramblin Man is released by The Allman Brothers

1975 Bruce Springsteen releases the song Born to Run

1976 The album Boston is release its first album for the band Boston

1986 The album Graceland is released by Paul Simon

1991 Belarus gains an independent courtly

1994 At a MTV Unplugged Jimmy Page & Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin reunite

2002 WWE SummerSlam ’02 Brock Lesnar F5s & pins the Rock in middle of the ring to become

the WWE Undisputed Champion

Happy Birthday

1530 Ivan the Terrible

1719 Charles-Amédée-Philippe van Loo painter

1930 Sean Connery legendary actor in James Bond

1921 Monty Hall Game Show Host

1944 Jacques Demers former hockey coach & player

1949 Gene Simmons musician businessman

1951 Rob Halford musician in The band Judas Priest

1958 Tim Burton film director Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands, Batman, Mars Attacks!

1954 Elvis Costello musician

1961 Billy Ray Cyrus musician

1963 Shock G rapper in the band Digital Underground

1968 Rachael Ray TV personality

1970 Claudia Schiffer model, actress

1971 Felix da Housecat EDM DJ

1987 Blake Lively model actress

1990 Victoria Sweet actress