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© Erik 'ES of TEX' Simon, 1989

 "After the game, the king and pawn go into the same box."
                                                  Italian proverb


           WHAT HAPPENED ON THE "ST NEWS" RELEASE DATE
                         (NOVEMBER 25TH)
                      by Richard Karsmakers

 The second time this new column appears, and it's still hardly a
very useful one,  but it's a nice trivial thing and it's not  too
big anyway, so who'd give a toss anyway (it's also some promotion
for  the kind of output that the potentially  forthcoming  "Brain
Management Utility" database will be capable of doing).

 So...on November 25th the following things have happened:

     1758      John  Armstrong,  American soldier,  diplomat  and
               politician, born
     1783      Treaty signed that ended the Revolutionary War
     1835      Andrew   Carnegie,   American  industrialist   and
               philantropist, born
     1844      Karl Benz, German car designer, born
     1867      Dynamite invented (by Alfred Nobel)
     1870      Winthrop Ames,  theatrical figure and  playwright,
               born
     1895      Wilhelm Walter Friedrich Kempff,  German  pianist,
               born
     1912      Alwin Nikolais,  American choreographer / designer
               / composer, born
     1913      Lewis Thomas, American physician and writer, born
     1914      Joe DiMaggio, American baseball player, born
     1920      Ricardo Montalban, actor ("Fantasy Island"), born
     1923      Jaap  van Meekren,  large-eared  Dutch  presenter,
               born
     1929      Jack Hogan, actor, born
     1936      Anti-Comintern  Pact  signed  between  Japan   and
               Germany
     1941      Percy Sledge, singer, born
     1943      Paul Burnett, disc jockey, born
     1944      Maarten  't  Hart,   Dutch  writer  ("Een   Vlucht
               Regenwulpen"), born
     1945      Bobby Knutt, actor, born
     1947      John Laroquette, actor ("Night Court"), born
     1947      Jonathan Kaplan, actor, born
     1952      Imran Khan, cricketer, born
     1955      Bill   Aycock,    computer   programmer    ("Cal",
               "CalShow", "WhatIs"), born
     1956      Charles Kennedy, politician, born
     1960      Amy Grant, singer, born
     1965      David Kelly, footballer, born
     1971      Christina   Applegate,   actress  ("Married   with
               Children",   "Don't  Tell  Mom  the   Babysitter's
               Dead"), born
     1983      Mikey Lebeau, actor, born
     1993      Anthony  Burgess,  writer ("A Clockwork  Orange"),
               died
     1995      ST NEWS Volume 10 Issue 2 finished

 And that is what happened on this day, November 25th, in earlier
years. 

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