On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 1899

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 33rd Belmont: R Clawson aboard Jean Beraud wins in 2:23

Famous Birthdays

  • Kazi Nazrul Islam, Bengali poet, musician, revolutionary and philosopher, born in Asansol, Burdwan, Bengal Presidency, British India (d. 1976)

Famous Deaths

  • Marie-Rosalie "Rosa" Bonheur, French painter, dies at 68