This date in history 5-25-2021

This date in history for May 25.

1660: English Restoration begins.

1787: Constitutional convention begins.

1861: President Lincoln suspends writ of habeas corpus during Civil War.

1935: Babe Ruth hits final home run.

1961: JFK asks Congress to support space program.

1977: “Star Wars” opens in theaters.

1979: Almost 300 people killed as American Airlines plane crashes in Chicago.

1994: Pennsylvania man buried with beloved Corvette.

2020: George Floyd killed by police officer, igniting historic protests.


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