On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 1900

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)
1900 Highlights

About May 25, 1900

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini