On this day May 25th
1895 Oscar Wilde sentenced to 2 years hard labor for being a sodomite
1935 Jesse Owens equals or breaks 6 world records in one hour
1953 1st atomic cannon electronically fired, Frenchman Flat NV
1961 JFK sets goal of putting a man on Moon before the end of decade
But probably this one.
1787 Constitutional convention opens at Philadelphia, George Washington presiding
Edit: ths post is in response to a comment by the queen of obscure references. I heart LabRat.