On this day: October 25

Posted: 5:24 PM EDT Oct 24, 2012   Updated: 2:00 AM EDT Oct 25, 2015

Pablo Picasso is born, the first domestic microwave oven goes on sale, Led Zeppelin debuts in concert, the U.S. invades Grenada, and Bill Buckner blows it for the Red Sox, all on this day.

OTD October 25 - Jack Bruce
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2014: Scottish rock musician and singer-songwriter Jack Bruce, best known as a founding member of the British psychedelic rock trio Cream along with Ginger Baker and Eric Clapton, dies of liver disease at age 71 in Suffolk, England.


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