On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1950

Historical Events

  • "Tickets, Please" closes at Coronet Theater NYC after 245 performances
  • CFL Grey Cup, Varsity Stadium, Toronto: Toronto Argonauts claim 9th title; shutout Winnipeg Blue Bombers, 13-0
  • UN gives Eritrea to Ethiopia

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexis Wright, Australian author
  • Jocelyn Brown, American R&B and dance singer, born in Kinston, North Carolina

Famous Deaths

  • Gustaf John Ramstedt, Finland-Swedish linguist and diplomat, dies at 77
  • Johannes Vilhelm Jensen, Danish writer, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1873)
1950 Highlights

About November 25, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius