What Happened on May 25, 1966

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Au Hasard Balthazar", French film directed by Robert Bresson, starring Anne Wiazemsky and Fran├žois Lafarge, is released
  • Peru & Argentina soccer fans fight in Lima; 248 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Haselman, Long Branch NJ, catcher (Boston Red Sox)
  • Dave Hollins, infielder (Minnesota Twins), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Melissa McNamara, LPGA golfer (1991 Stratton Mt Classic), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands

Famous Deaths

  • Ricardo Castillo, Guatemalan composer, dies at 71