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25 mei 1865 is de geboortedag van fysicus en Nobelprijswinnaar Pieter Zeeman. In 1902 won hij deze prijs samen met zijn collega Hendrik Lorentz. Samen ontdekten zij het Zeeman-effect: een verschijnsel waarbij magnetisme invloed heeft op lichtstraling. #OTD #OnThisDay https://t.co/v23WhIInWz

25 mei 1865 is de geboortedag van fysicus en Nobelprijswinnaar Pieter Zeeman. In 1902 won hij deze prijs samen met zijn collega Hendrik Lorentz. Samen ontdekten zij het Zeeman-effect: een verschijnsel waarbij magnetisme invloed heeft op lichtstraling. #OTD #OnThisDay https://t.co/v23WhIInWz

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The Constitutional Convention convened #OTD in 1787 and George Washington was unanimously elected as its president. https://t.co/LVorFEKpEw https://t.co/yyN4kqlSMe

The Constitutional Convention convened #OTD in 1787 and George Washington was unanimously elected as its president. https://t.co/LVorFEKpEw https://t.co/yyN4kqlSMe

#OTD #History #Washington #Constitution https://t.co/iaHcZyePgY

#OTD in 2002 Rock Of Gibraltar took the Irish 2,000 Guineas @curraghrace in style! 

A dual G1 winning 2YO & then 5-time G1 winning 3YO resulted in him becoming the first horse ever to win 7 consecutive G1’s in the Northern Hemisphere breaking Mill Reef’s 30-year-old record! https://t.co/rgYwWHeJBz

#OTD in 2002 Rock Of Gibraltar took the Irish 2,000 Guineas @curraghrace in style! A dual G1 winning 2YO & then 5-time G1 winning 3YO resulted in him becoming the first horse ever to win 7 consecutive G1’s in the Northern Hemisphere breaking Mill Reef’s 30-year-old record! https://t.co/rgYwWHeJBz

#OnThisDay in 1978 the IRA murdered John McClory, 18. Bodies discovered after Gardai pumped more than two million gallons of water out of a bog in Monaghan then slowly peeled back its surface revealing the bodies. In this clip his family react to the discovery of the bodies #OTD https://t.co/kOb3kZYk5H

#OnThisDay in 1978 the IRA murdered John McClory, 18. Bodies discovered after Gardai pumped more than two million gallons of water out of a bog in Monaghan then slowly peeled back its surface revealing the bodies. In this clip his family react to the discovery of the bodies #OTD https://t.co/kOb3kZYk5H

“It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after our own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude.”
― Ralph Waldo Emerson, who was born #OTD in 1803 https://t.co/GNdmUijAIZ

“It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after our own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson, who was born #OTD in 1803 https://t.co/GNdmUijAIZ

#OnThisDay in 1978 the IRA murdered  Brian McKinney, 22. 1 of 2 Catholics abducted on way to work, Andersonstown. 2 of the Disappeared the IRA didn’t admit involvement until 1999. Their bodies were eventually found in a Co Monaghan bog in 1999 https://t.co/9wRU3JwsFl #OTD https://t.co/fqNxwOb3iL
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#OnThisDay in 1978 the IRA murdered Brian McKinney, 22. 1 of 2 Catholics abducted on way to work, Andersonstown. 2 of the Disappeared the IRA didn’t admit involvement until 1999. Their bodies were eventually found in a Co Monaghan bog in 1999 https://t.co/9wRU3JwsFl #OTD https://t.co/fqNxwOb3iL

"We didn’t just win it – we played in a final that will be remembered forever." #OTD in 2005: Liverpool pulled off the ‘Miracle of Istanbul’ 🏆

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#OTD: 1937年5月25日 「#労働者とコルホーズの女性」像の建設
1937のパリ万博では、後の第二次世界大戦で敵対することとなるナチス・ドイツとの「前哨戦」があった。ソ連パビリオンとナチス・ドイツ・パビリオンは、トロカデロの遊歩道を挟んでにらみ合っていた。
https://t.co/6rGNdatv9a https://t.co/kCl6Q1c11A
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#OTD: 1937年5月25日 「#労働者とコルホーズの女性」像の建設 1937のパリ万博では、後の第二次世界大戦で敵対することとなるナチス・ドイツとの「前哨戦」があった。ソ連パビリオンとナチス・ドイツ・パビリオンは、トロカデロの遊歩道を挟んでにらみ合っていた。 https://t.co/6rGNdatv9a https://t.co/kCl6Q1c11A

Today at the Rose in 1596 - the second outing for The Tragedy of Phocas! The company will be cautiously pleased with its box office, which is above the average for the Rose. https://t.co/FsVY4ueoio #theatre #otd #elizabethan

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15 anos da maior final de @ChampionsLeague da história. O dia que o @LFCBrasil fez o impossível!

Quem se lembra do "Milagre de Istambul"?

#OTD #MondayMotivation #Champions #Liverpool #Milan

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15 anos da maior final de @ChampionsLeague da história. O dia que o @LFCBrasil fez o impossível! Quem se lembra do "Milagre de Istambul"? #OTD #MondayMotivation #Champions #Liverpool #Milan https://t.co/xMZhhWRVRY

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#OTD 25 May 1933 An Act of Congress authorized USMA to award a Bachelor of Science degree. Previous graduates received only a diploma & commission. First B.S. degrees awarded to Class of 1934, but in 1937 Act was amended to award all living graduates retroactive B.S. degrees https://t.co/jrN6crJbY4

#OTD 25 May 1933 An Act of Congress authorized USMA to award a Bachelor of Science degree. Previous graduates received only a diploma & commission. First B.S. degrees awarded to Class of 1934, but in 1937 Act was amended to award all living graduates retroactive B.S. degrees https://t.co/jrN6crJbY4

35 Years Ago: VICIOUS RUMORS release Soldiers of the Night https://t.co/6GS7qp6SP5 #onthisday #otd

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25 May 1693, Marie-Madeleine Pioche de La Vergne, Comtesse de La Fayette, dies aged 59. She was the author of La Princesse de Clèves, France's first historical novel and one of the earliest novels in literature. #otd https://t.co/HSMURYrEnT
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25 May 1693, Marie-Madeleine Pioche de La Vergne, Comtesse de La Fayette, dies aged 59. She was the author of La Princesse de Clèves, France's first historical novel and one of the earliest novels in literature. #otd https://t.co/HSMURYrEnT

25 May 1968: The Anderson Co. films a special effects shot of Tombstone city limits for season 3's 'Spectre of the Gun'. #StarTrek #TOS #SpectreoftheGun #OTD #OnThisDay https://t.co/nlonajfhwf

25 May 1968: The Anderson Co. films a special effects shot of Tombstone city limits for season 3's 'Spectre of the Gun'. #StarTrek #TOS #SpectreoftheGun #OTD #OnThisDay https://t.co/nlonajfhwf

#OTD May 25 1985, #Year_of_the_Spy #Sergei_Bokhan, #GRU officer in Greece defects to the U.S.

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Art lover Derek Williams was born #OTD in 1929. He collected major 20th c works of art from John Piper to Lucian Freud, and his fabulous collection of 20th c art is cared for  @Museum_Cardiff  @DWTCollection

(c) The Derek Williams Trust https://t.co/uw1T9w2AW9

Art lover Derek Williams was born #OTD in 1929. He collected major 20th c works of art from John Piper to Lucian Freud, and his fabulous collection of 20th c art is cared for @Museum_Cardiff @DWTCollection (c) The Derek Williams Trust https://t.co/uw1T9w2AW9

👤Among Polish 🇵🇱 anti-communist activists he is considered a legend. #JanJózefLipski, a #HomeArmy soldier, literature historian who opposed communist censorship, co-founder of the ##WorkersDefenceCommittee , #SolidarityMovement activist and politician, was born #OTD in 1926. https://t.co/1viPClwsP5

👤Among Polish 🇵🇱 anti-communist activists he is considered a legend. #JanJózefLipski, a #HomeArmy soldier, literature historian who opposed communist censorship, co-founder of the ##WorkersDefenceCommittee , #SolidarityMovement activist and politician, was born #OTD in 1926. https://t.co/1viPClwsP5

#OTD 1940 the 2nd Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment stopped at Poperinge for lunch. At night they received orders to dig in around Wormhoudt (rather than go to Dunkirk). The men were very tired and had little sleep. @WW2Nation @WW2Explorer

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