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Time Machine: May 25, in world history

May 25 2007

Historical events and inventions:

According to the chronology of Alexandria on this day in 5493 BC. er. the world was created.

May 25, 1591 killed the son of Ivan the Terrible from the latter's wife - Tsarevich Dmitry. It happened in Uglich.

On this day in 1682 in Moscow there was a mutiny archers. Instigated by the princess Sophia, archers have opposed the choice of King Peter I. There was a riot, which resulted in the king was named imbecile Ivan V, Peter - the second king, and the actual ruler in the brothers began to Sofia. Later, Peter cruelly avenged the rebels.

May 25, 1787 in Philadelphia Constitutional Convention met to hammer out the Constitution of the United States. Chaired by George Washington.

May 25, 1900 British Air Show won a gold medal at the age of 78 years - he is considered the oldest Olympic champion in history.

May 25, 1958 there were fatal events in the life of the famous footballer, Eduard Streltsov. On this day members of the team in the studio trying on costumes made for the World Cup in Sweden - the first for Soviet athletes. Then, Eduard Streltsov, together with Boris and Mikhail Tatushinym Ogonkovym, a childhood friend Tatushina and girls went to the reservoir in Tishkov. After relaxing on the beach with bathing, drinking, football all the company continued to feast on giving parents Karahanova - another Tatushina. One of the girls, Marianne, all the time was Streltsov. The next morning, all gone. All players of the USSR team in the 12 hours of the day gathered at the base in Spartakovskaya Tarasovka. At 15 o'clock on the base came up the police, detained and taken away Streltsov Tatushina and Ogonkova in bullpen. The next morning, the leadership of the Office of the Sports Soccer USSR, it was reported that two of the attackers and defenders arrested for rape on the victims' statements Marianne L. and the World Cup would not go. All the materials were on the table to the secretary of the Moscow party committee Furtseva, and from it to Khrushchev. Khrushchev had called outright Streltsov "villain and a scoundrel" and without understanding, he ordered: "Put! And for a long time ... "The investigation was not to delve into the circumstances of the case. July 24 trial was held, where 21-year-old Eduard Streltsov Anatolevicha sentenced to 12 years in prison and sent to Vyatlag on trees. He was called Pele Soviet and modern lawyers are sure: the case was fabricated.

On this day in 1966 on Soviet screens out a movie by Eldar Ryazanov, "Beware of the Car!" With Innocent Smoktunovsky as a noble thief Yuri Detochkin, which caught no less noble investigator Maxim Podberezovik (Oleg Efremov) and state inspector (George burning). The film also played Evgeni Evstigneev ("Is not it time, my friends, we aim a blow to William, you know, our Shakespeare"), Andrei Mironov ("Marry an orphan in need!") And Anatoly Papanov ("Your house - a tour-ma! posodyut you, and you do not steal! ").

May 25, 1977 (30 years) on the screens of the U.S. went out the legendary movie Star Wars. " On the same day, but in 1983 the screens out another film in the saga - "The Return of the Jedi." Space epic will be completed only in 2005, just six episodes will be shot.

On this day in 1987 (20 years) nuclear icebreaker Sibir reached the North Pole of the Earth. Leader of the expedition was A. Chilingarov, captained icebreaker - Z. Vibah. During the hike was evacuated drifting research station North Pole - 27 ", and in the Laptev Sea, landed a new -" North Pole - 29 ".

May 25, 1989 I opened the Congress of People's Deputies. Chairman of the Supreme Soviet elected Mikhail Gorbachev./ P>

On this day in 2003 an animated film by Yuri Norstein "Hedgehog in the Fog" was named best animated film of all time. The choice made 140 animators and film critics from around the world, in the course held in Tokyo, "a cartoon festival Laputa.

On this day were born:

On this day in 1713 was born John Stuart Bute (1713 - 10.3.1792), a famous British statesman, prime minister.

May 25, 1865 Born Peter Zeeman (1865 - 10.9.1943), the eminent Dutch physicist, Nobel laureate.

On this day in 1878, Bill Robinson was born (1878 - 11/25/1949), the legendary black American dancer spepist, a movie actor. In 1989 the U.S. Congress has called on his birthday Happy Tap, which is celebrated in other countries.

May 25, 1889 was born Igor Ivanovich Sikorsky (1889 - 26/10/1972), a famous American designer of aircraft and helicopters. A native of Russia.

On this day in 1892, was born Josip Broz Tito (1892 - 04/05/1980) Yugoslav president, the leader of the Non-Aligned Movement.

On the same day, but was born in 1920, Yuri Pavlovich Yegorov (1920 - 27.2.1982), a famous film director. Watched "Volunteers"?

May 25, 1931 was born Georgi Mikhailovich Grechko, a cosmonaut, twice Hero of the Soviet Union.

On this day in 1941, was born Oleg Ivanovich Dal (1941 - 03/03/1981), the legendary Soviet film and theater actor.

May 25, 1942 was born Alexander Kalyagin, another leading actor. Watched "Hello, I'm your aunt?

On the same day in 1947 (60 years) was born Igor Moiseevich Irtenev, truth-famous poet.

May 25, 1948 was born Klaus Meine, vocalist of the famous German group «Scorpions».

On this day in 1953, was born Gaetano Shire (1953 - 03/09/1989), the great Italian footballer, a defender of Juventus and the national team. Won almost everything possible: the seven-times national champion, has twice won the Italian Cup by once won the Champions Cup, Cup Winners Cup, UEFA Cup, European Supercup and Intercontinental Cup. Home win was produced in 1982, when the Italians are the world champions.

May 25, 1960, Alexander was born Bashlachev (1960 - 1988), the legendary Soviet rock bard.

May 25, 1963 was born Mike Myers, the celebrated Canadian film actor. Austin Powers and the voice of Shrek.

On the same day, but in 1969, was born Anne Heche, American actress. Watched "Six Days Seven Nights."

May 25, 1971 was born Christina Orbakajte, singer and daughter Diva.

On this day, have died:

On this day in 986, died Abd al-Rahman al-Sufi (7.12.903 - 986), the legendary Arab astronomer who composed the first star catalog. It was this scholar has described the Andromeda Nebula almost 7 centuries before it was discovered using a telescope.

May 25, 1851 died Pavel Petrovich Anosov(1799 - 1851), the famous metallurgist, who discovered lost during the Middle Ages the secret manufacture of damask steel.

On this day in 1911, died Vasiliy Osipovich Klyuchevsky (01/28/1841 - 1911), a distinguished historian.

May 25, 1926 died Petljura Simon (1879 - 1926), the leader of Ukrainian nationalists.

On this day in 2001, died Alberto Korda (Alberto Diaz Gutteres) (17/09/1928 - 2001), the famous Cuban photographer and author of the legendary portrait of Ernesto "Che" Guevara.

Name days:

According to the Orthodox calendar May 25 birthday celebrate Herman, Dennis, Ivan, Pankratov, Peter, Theodore and Philip.

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