What Happened on May 25, 2008

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 61st Cannes Film Festival: "The Class" directed by Laurent Cantet wins the Palme d'Or
  • Indianapolis 500: Scott Dixon wins in 3:28:57.6792 (231.049 km/h)

Famous Deaths

  • J. R. Simplot, American potato farmer (b. 1909)