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25 July in Australian History

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Here are some of the events that happened on this day in Australian history. Please feel free to add others that you know of in the comments section.

  • 1916 – Thomas Cooke died in the Battle of Pozières and was awarded the Victoria Cross for his gallantry in the face of the enemy.
  • 1956 – The film A Town Like Alice (pictured) premieres in Alice Springs.
  • 1994 – Telephone numbers throughout Australia begin changing to eight digits.

Tony Simon

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