Historical Events on May 25, 1997

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • A military coup in Sierra Leone replaces President Ahmad Tejan Kabbah with Major Johnny Paul Koromah.
  • David Frost wins Golf's Colonial Final in Fort Worth Texas

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Minnesota Twins retire Kirby Puckett's uniform #

MLB Center Fielder Kirby Puckett
MLB Center Fielder
Kirby Puckett
  • NHL Eastern Conference Final: Philadelphia Flyers beat New York Rangers, 4 games to 1
  • Rosie Jones wins LPGA Corning Classic
  • Todd and Mel Stottlemyre become 1st father and son to win 100 games