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“25 November: What Happened On This Day In History?”


25 November: In a year, the 25th of November is the 329th day as per the Gregorian Calendar. In a leap year, it is the 330th day of the year.

What special day is today? This day has its distinctiveness and importance in history.

Let’s explore people who have carved a niche for themselves on 25th November. We may also need to scan through the events that happened today.

25 November: On This Day In History | What Special Day Is Today?

What Happened Today? On This Day in History: 25 November

Art & Artists

  • 1947 The movie “Hollywood Ten” are blacklisted by Hollywood movie studios.
  • 1952 Agatha Christie’s murder-mystery play The Mousetrap, an Agatha Christie‘s murder-mystery play was opened at the Ambassadors Theatre, London.

Science & Technology

  • 1915Presentation of the field equations of general relativity by Albert Einstein to the Prussian Academy of Sciences.
  • 1942Los Alamos, New Mexico was chosen as the site of Project Y. The project developed the world’s first atomic bomb.

Leaders & Politics

  • 1975Surinam (previously known as Dutch Guiana) got independence from the Netherlands. in 1987 a fresh civilian constitution was approved.

People & Society

  • 1277 Nicholas IIIbecame (elected) the pope of the Roman Catholic Church.
  • 1999Elian Gonzalez, a five-year-old boy from Cuba was rescued by the local fishermen while floating inside an inner tube near the Florida coast.

Disasters: Natural & Man-made

  • 1667Shemakha (Caucasus) witnessed a terrible earthquake that killed 80,000 people. One-third of the city was destroyed by the earthquake.
  • 1839South-eastern India encountered a powerful cyclone that devastated the port city of Coringa and killed about 300,000 people.

Discoveries & Explorations

  • 1895 French astronomer Claude-Louis Mathieu was born on this date. He worked to resolve the distances of the stars. He got the Lalande Prize twice (1808 and 1815).
  • 2021 Rafaella Resources made a tactical acquisition of tungsten.

Leisure & Sports

  • 1907 Australian tennis star Norman Brookes won the Australasian Championships Men’s Tennis held at Melbourne. He was the Wimbledon champion in 1907.
  • 1961 NBA’s Bob Cousy becomes the second player ever to score a record-setting 15,000 points.
  • 2005 – George Best (an Irish-born football player) died in London on this day. He was one of the top-class forwards in the history of the football game.

Birth Anniversaries (25 November)

  • 1914 Joe DiMaggio (American baseball player)
  • 1982 Jhulan Goswami (Indian cricketer)
  • 1993 Danny Kent (English motorcycle racer)

Death Anniversaries (25 November)

  • 311 Pope Peter I of Alexandria
  • 1950 Johannes V. Jensen (Danish author, and playwright, Nobel Prize laureate)
  • 1957 Diego Rivera (Mexican painter)
  • 1970 Yukio Mishima (Japanese writer, and actor)
  • 2016 Fidel Castro (Cuban political leader)
  • 2020 Diego Maradona (Football star from Argentina)

What Special Day is Today: (25 November)

  • International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
  • National Day (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
  • Teachers’ Day (Indonesia)
  • Vajiravudh Memorial Day (Thailand)
  • Independence Day (Suriname from the Netherlands)


The factual story of the day (25 November) covers the entire globe and a lot of well-known personalities. The day has remained a silent observer of what happened on this day in history.

Providing our readers with authentic facts and figures, for each day, is what boosts us here.

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