On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1974

Historical Events

  • Irish Republican Army is outlawed in Britain following deaths of 21
  • Rangers' Mike Hargrove wins AL Rookie of Year

Famous Deaths

  • Nick Drake, English singer-songwriter (Pink Moon), dies of a drug overdose at 26
  • Rosemary Lane, American actress (An Angel from Texas, 4 Mothers, Harvest Melody), dies from diabetes and pulmonary obstruction at 61
  • U Thant, Burmese politician and 3rd Secretary-General of the United Nations (1961-72), dies in NY of cancer at 65
1974 Highlights

About November 25, 1974

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 47 years and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius