What Happened on May 25, 1969

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"Midnight Cowboy" released with an X rating directed by John Schlesinger and starring Jon Voight and Dustin Hoffman (Best Picture 1970)

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mickey Wright wins LPGA Bluegrass Golf Invitational

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright
  • Sudanese government is overthrown in a military coup

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Anne Heche, American actress (Donnie Brasco, Juror, Volcano), born in Aurora, Ohio

Actress Anne Heche
Anne Heche
  • Matt Borlenghi, actor (Brian Bodine-All My Children), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Stacy London, American fashion consultant