What Happened on May 25, 1878

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Gilbert & Sullivan's opera "HMS Pinafore" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBill Robinson

Bill Robinson "Bojangles", American actor and tap dancer (Stormy Weather, The Little Colonel), born in Richmond, Virginia (d. 1949)

Tap Dancer and Actor Bill Robinson
Tap Dancer and Actor
Bill Robinson