What Happened on May 25, 1898

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st US troop transport to Manila leaves SF

Famous Birthdays

  • Bennett Cerf, publisher (Random House) panelist (What's My Line)
  • Gene Tunney, American boxer, world heavyweight boxing champion (1926-30), born in New York City (d. 1978)
  • Gustav Regler, German writer, born in Merzig (d. 1963)
  • Mischa Levitzki, composer

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Chocolatier Milton S. Hershey (40) weds Catherine Sweeney at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City

Chocolate Tycoon Milton S. Hershey
Chocolate Tycoon
Milton S. Hershey