What Happened on May 25, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 67th Cannes Film Festival: "Winter Sleep" directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan wins the Palme d'Or
  • Dalia GrybauskaitÄ— is re-elected President of Lithuania
  • Indianapolis 500: Ryan Hunter-Reay wins in 2:40:48.2305 (300.244 km/h)
  • Petro Poroshenk is elected President of the Ukraine

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Lisa Edelstein (48) weds artist Robert Russell in Los Angeles
  • Happy Endings actress Casey Wilson (33) weds comedy writer David Caspe (35) in Ojai, California

Famous Deaths

  • Wojciech Jaruzelski, Polish general & President, dies at 90