On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 2003

Historical Events

  • 56th Cannes Film Festival: "Elephant" directed by Gus Van Sant wins the Palme d'Or
  • Indianapolis 500: Gil de Ferran wins in 3:11:56.989 (251.526 km/h)
  • NĂ©stor Kirchner becomes President of Argentina after defeating Carlos Menem. He is the first elected President since the economic crisis.

Famous Deaths

  • Jeremy Michael Ward, American musician (The Mars Volta) (b. 1976)
2003 Highlights

About May 25, 2003

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini