On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 1900

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Retired London fire master Eyre Massey Shaw aged 70 reputedly becomes oldest gold medalist in Olympics for sailing (disputed)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Grandbois, French Canadian poet (Né à Québec: Louis Jolliet), born in Saint-Casimir, Quebec (d. 1975)