What Happened on November 27, 1975

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Red Sox's Fred Lynn is 1st rookie to win MVP (AL)
  • The Provisional IRA assassinates Ross McWhirter, after a press conference in which McWhirter announced a reward for the capture of those responsible for multiple bombings and shootings across England.

Famous Birthdays

  • Martin Gramatica, Argentinian-American football player

Famous Deaths

  • Ross McWhirter, Guinness Book of Records keeper, murdered