On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1970

Historical Events

  • In Japan, author Yukio Mishima and two compatriots commit ritualistic suicide after an unsuccessful coup attempt
  • New York Yankees catcher Thurman Munson wins AL Rookie of Year

Famous Birthdays

  • Saskia Sibilo, Miss Suriname (1990)
  • Shane Pahukoa, NFL safety (New Orleans Saints)

Famous Deaths

  • Yukio Mishima, Japanese author/nationalist (Harakiri), dies at 45
1970 Highlights

About November 25, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius