What Happened on November 25, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Larry Holmes TKOs Marvis Frazier in 1 for heavyweight boxing title

WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes
  • Soyuz T-9 returns to Earth, 149 days after take-off
  • Syria & Saudi Arabia announce cease-fire in PLO civil war in Tripoli
  • World's greatest robbery 26 million pounds worth of gold, diamonds & cash stolen from the Brink's-Mat warehouse at Heathrow Airport, England

Famous Birthdays

  • Joey Chestnut, American champion competitive eater
  • Kirsty Crawford, Scottish singer/songwriter