On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 2001

Historical Events

  • 32-year-old Erik Weihenmayer, of Boulder, Colorado, becomes the first blind person to reach the summit of Mount Everest
  • 54th Cannes Film Festival: "The Son's Room" directed by Nanni Moretti wins the Palme d'Or
2001 Highlights

About May 25, 2001

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini