May 25, 1961 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

JFK announces US goal of putting a man on Moon before the end of decade

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy
  • NASA civilian pilot Joseph A Walker takes X-15 to 32,770 m

Weddings in History

  • King Hussein of Jordan marries Princess Muna al-Hussein (Antoinette Gardiner).