What Happened on March 25, 1971

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Boston Patriots become New England Patriots
  • European council accepts Mansholt plan laying off 5 million farmers
  • James Callaghan speaks at a rally of the Northern Ireland labour movement, but rejects calls for the Labour Party to open membership to those living in N. Ireland

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tom Jones' "She's a Lady" goes gold

Singer Tom Jones
Tom Jones

Famous Birthdays

  • Aashish Kapoor, cricketer (Indian off-spin batsman 1994- )
  • Andre Bolduc, CFL slot back (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Cammi Granato, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)
  • Perry Klein, NFL quarterback (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Sheryl Swoopes, Texas, WNBA forward (Houston Comets. Oly-gold-96)