What Happened This Week in History?
- May 25, 585BC- The first known prediction of a solar eclipse was made in Greece
- May 26, 1897- Bram Stoker's novel Dracula is published
- May 27, 1943- Laszlo Biro patents the ballpoint pen in America
- May 28, 1959- Two monkeys become the first living creatures to survive in space flight
- May 29, 1981- Prince performed in Europe for the first time
- May 30, 1783- The first daily newspaper in America, The Pennsylvania Evening Post is published
- May 31, 1935- Babe Ruth grounds out in his final at bat