What Happened on April 25, 1971

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • About 200,000 anti-Vietnam War protesters march on Washington, D.C.
  • Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Burdine's Golf Invitational
  • The Northern Ireland census is held
  • US canal rights in Nicaragua & rights to Corn Islands expire
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Grigg, CFL receiver (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • Brad Clontz, Stuart VA, pitcher (Atlanta Braves)
  • Eric England, NFL defensive end (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Michelle Harris, Miss America-Delaware (1996), born in Newark, Delaware
  • Pam Schaffrath, female catcher (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Tomoko Kawakami, (Voice Actress), Japanese Seiyuu

Famous Deaths

  • Max Drischner, composer, dies at 80