On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1965

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Congo military coup under Gen Mobutu, President Kasavubu overthrown

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Newman, NFL safety (New Orleans Saints)
  • Cris Carter, NFL wide receiver (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Dougray Scott, Scottish television and film actor
  • Jeff Norton, Acton, NHL defenseman (Edmonton Oilers)
  • Mike Gebhardt, mistral sailor (Olympic 6th 1996), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • Yasmin "Yaz" Farooq, Waupun Wisc, rower (Olympic 4th 1992, 96)

Famous Deaths

  • Dame Myra Hess, British pianist (b. 1890)