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5 Fun Facts About November 25 In Michigan History

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1. In 1864, the University of Michigan football team played its first game ever against the Detroit Football Club. The game took place on November 25 at the Royal Oak Racetrack, and the Wolverines won by a score of 1-0.

2. On November 25, 1925, the Michigan State Police was established. Governor Fred W. Green signed legislation creating the new police force, which was designed to assist local law enforcement agencies and provide a statewide presence.

3. In 1932, the Detroit Lions played their first Thanksgiving Day game. The team had been established earlier that year, and they played their inaugural game on November 25 against the Chicago Bears. The Lions lost the game 19-16.

4. The Great Lakes Maritime Academy was founded on November 25, 1969. The Academy is located in Traverse City and provides training for students who want to work in the maritime industry.

5. On November 25, 1986, the Mackinac Bridge marked its 30th anniversary. The bridge, which spans the Straits of Mackinac and connects the Upper and Lower Peninsulas of Michigan, is one of the longest suspension bridges in the world.
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