On this day: October 25

Posted: 5:24 PM EDT Oct 24, 2012   Updated: 2:00 AM EDT Oct 25, 2014

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 - 1986 World Series
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1986: The New York Mets win Game 6 of the World Series in the 10th inning when a routine ground ball goes through Boston Red Sox first baseman Bill Buckner's legs. The Red Sox would lose Game 7 two days later as well and Buckner would soon become the scapegoat for frustrated Boston fans.


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